Get to know MSOE! Our virtual tour of campus will take you to the spots that you'll become familiar with during your time as a Raider. Located in the heart of downtown Milwaukee, MSOE is perfectly situation just blocks from Lake Michigan, the entertainment district, and so much more.
At MSOE, we know that visiting campus is a crucial step in the college search process, and that is why we are dedicated to giving our families the best experience possible. We are so proud of our university and we look forward to showing you what MSOE has to offer. Whether you are a freshman in high school only starting to think about the future or an accepted high school senior ready to commit to a college, we have a visit for you! Not sure what visit opportunity is best for you? Please give us a call and we will help you out at (800) 332-6763.
Sign up for one or multiple Virtual Events to learn about different majors, campus life, and get a better feel for all of MSOE’s offerings. These online events will be hosted by a wide range of MSOE faculty, staff, current students, and alumni. Tours of labs, demonstrations of equipment, and campus highlights are sure to be featured.
This series will be expanded through the summer. Watch for future dates featuring majors such as nursing, computer science, and mechanical engineering, as well as athletics, student life, and more!
Virtual Events are usually held on Tuesdays at 11 a.m. and Thursdays at 1 p.m. (CST). If you miss a live event, please come back and click the link to watch the recording.
- June 2, 2020 - Welcome to MSOE
- June 4, 2020 - Civil and Architectural Engineering and Construction Management
- June 9, 2020 - Tour of A Building Site (Architectural Engineering)
- June 11, 2020 - Rader School of Business
- June 16, 2020 - MSOE's Innovent Center
- June 18, 2020 - Biomedical Engineering
- June 23, 2020 - MSOE's Center for Biomolecular Modeling
- June 25, 2020 @ 11am - BioMolecular Engineering
- June 30, 2020 - Campus Community and Engagement
Coming in July
- July 2, 2020 - Nursing
- July 9, 2020 - Electrical Engineering
- July 14, 2020 - Electrical Engineering Alumni Talk
- July 16, 2020 - Computer Engineering
- July 21, 2020 - E-Sports and Gaming
- July 23, 2020 - Actuarial Science
- July 27, 2020 - Welcome to MSOE - Overview (Private College Week)
- July 28, 202 - Accounting Program (Private College Week)
- July 29, 2020 - Wellness Center (Private College Week)
- July 30, 2020 - Software Engineering and Computer Science (Private College Week)
- July 31, 2020 - Kern Center (Private College Week)
Coming in August
- August 3, 2020 - Conversation with Dwight Diercks of Nvidia
- August 4, 2020 - Software Engineering and Computer Science Alumni Talk
- August 6, 2020 - Mechanical Engineering
- August 11, 2020 - Tour MSOE’s Rapid Prototyping Center (3-D Printing)
- August 13, 2020 - Industrial Engineering
- August 18, 2020 - Athletic and School Spirit
- August 20, 2020 - User Experience
- August 25, 2020 - The Student Experience and Milwaukee
Coming in September
- September 1, 2020 - Welcome to MSOE (2)
Campus visits are focused on you! During your visit, you will meet with an admission counselor to develop your MSOE plan for success. You will also receive a thorough campus tour of our classrooms, labs, residence halls, and facilities. Accepted students have the opportunity to meet with faculty, coaches and anyone else who may be helpful to the college search process! Visits are typically available Monday through Friday at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. We have temporarily suspended campus visits during the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak, but will resume as soon as it is safe and healthy to do so. We recommend visiting when classes are in session. To ensure the date and time you prefer, please contact us at (800) 332-6763 two weeks in advance.
Audience: High School Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors & Transfer Students
MSOE Open Houses are designed to target prospective students in the beginning stages of the enrollment process. High school sophomores, juniors and seniors, as well as prospective transfer students are encouraged to attend. These events involve the MSOE community including faculty, current students, and staff from the offices of Admissions, Student Life, Athletics and Residence Life.
Open Houses are held on the following Saturdays from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
- Saturday, August 1, 2020
- Saturday, September 19, 2020
- Saturday, October 17, 2020
- Saturday, April 24, 2021
Audience: High School Juniors and Seniors
Preview Days are designed to target high school juniors beginning their college search and high school seniors who are looking for important information and application steps to prepare themselves for MSOE. The day consists of an admissions presentation, information about residence life, financial aid, academics, student life and a campus tour. Students are also encouraged to begin the MSOE application process by applying on-site.
Preview Days are held on the following dates. We offer two sessions: 9 a.m. or 1:30 p.m.
- Dates to be determined
Accepted Student Days
Audience: Accepted High School Seniors
Accepted Student Days are designed for high school seniors who have been admitted to MSOE for the fall. Students will spend “a day in the life of a MSOE student.” Prospective students are paired up with current MSOE students, and given a personal tour of campus, including classrooms, labs, study spaces, and places to dine and relax. Students are also given an opportunity to meet with faculty during the “First Year Experience.” This time allows faculty to talk students through their first-year curriculum and learn more about student projects and internship / career opportunities. Students and parents are also given an opportunity to meet with staff from Financial Aid, Student Life, Athletics, Residence Life, and their assigned Admissions Counselor.
*Transfer students are encouraged to set up a personal visit instead of attending this event.
Accepted Student Days are held on the following dates from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- April 3, 2020 - CANCELED
Raider Diversity Overnight
Spend the night at MSOE with other accepted students! Raider Diversity Day provides accepted students from diverse backgrounds with the opportunity to learn about the ways in which they can become engaged within the campus community. Students will stay overnight in MSOE residence halls, attend a university sponsored social event, and connect with current students and faculty at this two-day event. Learn more about the ways in which our university celebrates diversity by registering for this two-day event.
Students will stay overnight on these days:
- Dates to be determined
Spend a week on campus in the month of July and explore numerous career possibilities in the STEM, business and health care fields. Experience MSOE’s academic offerings, campus life, and downtown Milwaukee. Summer Programs are open to high school freshmen, sophomores and juniors.
The admissions office hosts group tours for high school groups interested in MSOE or the STEM fields. Tours are available to high school groups Tuesday – Thursday at 9 a.m. and consist of a presentation by an admission counselor and a walking tour of campus. Please call (800) 332-6763 two weeks in advance to arrange your visit or register online. More details will be provided when scheduled.
Guidance Counselor Workshop
Join the MSOE Admissions staff as they host a workshop for high school counselors. You’ll choose from different activity sessions, each focusing on different majors. You will also enjoy a Milwaukee River Boat tour, dine with alumni and current students, and tour the campus. Cost of attendance is $60 per person.
- Next workshop date TBA
Both MSOE and Milwaukee love having visitors. Whether you’re coming for a few hours or the whole weekend, there are lots of things to do both on and off campus.