George's General Tour


Do your day, your way.

We are excited to welcome you to campus, both in-person and virtually.

Whether it’s on campus in Chestertown, or from the comfort of your own home, we’ll help you experience Washington College in the setting that is most convenient for you.


Our Visit Offerings

At Washington College, we know there’s nobody else in the world who’s quite like you. That’s why we tailor our tours for visitors as much as we tailor our education for students. Whether it’s your first or your fifth trip to campus, and whether you’re interested in athletics or antique letterpresses, we’ll help you plan a visit that’s just your style.

Information Session
9:45 am and 1:15 pm (45 minutes) 
Hear from one of our Admissions Counselors to get in-depth information on WC’s academic programs, learn about alumni outcomes, and discover what a Washington College education looks like.

Campus Tour
10:30 am, 11:30 am, 2:00 pm and 2:30 pm (1 hour) 
Get a feel for the WC student experience with one of our George’s Generals during an hour-long walking tour of campus that covers academic buildings, the dining hall, and more!

Waterfront Campus Tour
12:15 pm (30 minutes)
WC’s footprint extends further than just our main campus.  Explore our Waterfront campus with a George’s General to see how our students live, learn, and relax on the banks of the Chester River. 

Counselor Interview
10:30 am, 11:00 am, 11:30 am, 2:00 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:00 pm and 3:30 pm (30 minutes) 
Share your personal story and experience with one of our Admissions counselors during a virtual one-on-one interview. Get to know your guide to the Washington College admissions process. 

Campus Resource Meeting
Our Visitor Services Manager will be in touch with you to confirm your appointment.
Want to learn more about a certain program or resource at WC?  We’ve got you covered.  Sit down for a one-on-one with an on-campus office to discuss the ins and outs of the services and educational opportunities they provide. Here is a sampling of the add-ons you can choose from:
Center for Environment and Society • Center for Career Development • Financial Aid • Library & Academic Technology • Office of Academic Skills & Disability Services • Office of Intercultural Affairs • Rose O’Neill Literary House • Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience


Need to visit on a weekend? The Admissions Office is open select for larger visit programs. Check out our upcoming events page to view the programs and register for the event that works best for you!


Virtual Visits are available by appointment, and can consist of the following options:

  • Information Session
  • Campus Tour with a Current Student
  • Counselor Interview

Contact your Admissions Counselor to schedule.


We are pleased to announce the return of in-person student group visits, as well as continuing to offer a virtual option.

High School & Independent Counselor Visits

A visit to Washington College will help you realize how marvelous a place the College on the Chester really is.  Use the link below to begin planning your visit, and a member of our Visitor Services Team will be in touch to confirm the details.

Counselor Visit Registration


In-Person Group Visits

Groups have the option to schedule an information session, campus tour, or both.

Visits are available most Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays for students in grades 10-12. Groups must provide one chaperone for every 10 students. All guests must agree to abide by the College's COVID-19 policies and procedures.

Please submit your request for a group visit at least one week in advance.

request an in-person group visit


Virtual Group Visits

Virtual Group Visits are held via the Zoom platform, and will include an information session lead by a member of the Admissions Staff followed by a virtual tour featuring 360-degree photographs of campus buildings and locations with a current student. Live question and answer opportunities will be available throughout.

Virtual Group Visits are open to students in grades 10-12. Groups must provide one chaperone for every 10 students.

Please submit your request for a virtual group visit at least one week in advance.

request a virtual group visit




Take a Virtual Tour

Virtual Tour