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Want a Peek at Your Future at Kettering? Plan a Visit to Our Campus

Impressive, top-notch research labs. Our 70,000-square-foot Connie and Jim John Recreation Center. A residence facility with two courtyards, multiple lounges, a kitchen, computer labs, a gaming area and more. Make a plan to visit campus to see all of this and more — inside and outside of the classroom — at Kettering University.

At Kettering, we prepare students like you for extraordinary lives of service and leadership. Here, you’ll find the perfect combination of state-of-the-art facilities and rigorous degree programs in business, engineering, mathematics and science — and Kettering’s unmatched experiential learning opportunities.

Check Us Out: Campus Tours, University Open House and More

From campus tours to university open houses, you have plenty of options to visit campus when it fits your schedule.

Daily Campus Tours

Take a walking university tour to explore campus with a current Kettering student and meet with an admissions counselor. These campus tours are held on weekdays and last about two hours.

Virtual Campus Tours from Wherever You Are

If you’re short on time or need to visit campus from home, we encourage you and your family to see everything Kettering has to offer through a virtual campus tour.

Through our virtual campus tours, our Welcome Center team will help you arrange meetings with faculty members and admissions representatives so you can learn more about our programs, labs and other facilities, no matter where you are.

DISCOVER Kettering University Program

Open to high school students in grades 9 – 12, Transfer Students, and their families

Our DISCOVER Kettering University Program gives you an excellent opportunity to visit multiple sessions with faculty. Have lunch at Battenburg Café and attend a student panel. You will interact with Kettering University Leadership, Faculty, Staff, and Current Kettering Students. You will end your day going on guided tours of our academic labs with faculty doing demonstrations. Student Life tours will be available to see a room in our residence hall and our recreation center. This is your opportunity to get all your questions answered.


Bulldog Preview Days

Looking for a more interactive university tour at Kettering? Our Bulldog Preview Days are an excellent opportunity to learn more about our admissions process and Co-op program. You will have lunch at Battenburg Café with faculty, staff, and current students. During a portion of the lunch, there will be an optional student panel. Students will get hands-on experience in a lab, and parents will learn more about financing a college education. You will end the day with a guided tour of our campus.

Register below and join us for our next Bulldog Preview day on May 10, 2024.

Explore What Sets Us Apart With an In-Person or Virtual Campus Tour









At Kettering, our academic programs are nationally known for helping students like you find success no matter your interests or passions, from business to engineering. To help you gain the skills and knowledge you need at Kettering, you’ll study in a historic academic building, practice and hone your skills in state-of-the-art labs, play and move in our rec center and more. 

Here are just a handful of things you’ll explore through a university tour: 

  • Impressive, well-equipped labs: From our Autonomous & Connected Mobility Lab to our Crash Safety Center, we have several lab spaces you can explore during a campus tour. Take a look inside the spaces where you’ll learn about the latest in technology as you use it.
  • Private rec center: From intramural sports to weights and fitness classes, you’ll find several opportunities for teamwork and exercise in our Connie and Jim John Recreation Center.
  • Free time features: At Kettering, we know that the things you do outside of academics can shape your life just as much as your studies. When you take a university tour, not only will you visit our labs and classrooms, but you’ll also see our students hanging out in d.spaces, playing sports, exercising and more.

Visit Campus: The Logistics

As you plan to visit campus, there are some details you’ll want to know before you go. From locating the Academic Building and the FIRST Robotics Community Center to a place to grab a bite and where to park, we have you covered.

Prepare For Your Future. Plan to Visit Campus Now.