Students and parents are welcome to visit our beautiful campus located in the Capital City, Columbia, South Carolina approximately six blocks from the historic location of the State House. A campus tour is one of the best ways to experience the atmosphere at Benedict College! During your campus or open house visit, you will have the opportunity to:
- Engage in a question and answer session regarding admissions, financial aid, majors, athletics, careers, scholarships, student life and more with the admissions staff, faculty and students.
- Tour our illustrious 100-plus-acre campus
Your 1 hour visit will include a 30 minute presentation followed by a 30 minute walking tour within four blocks of the campus. Visitors should wear comfortable attire and shoes. We also advise visitors to be aware of the weather before arrival and plan accordingly. Tours may be shortened or cancelled because of weather conditions.
Individuals or groups desiring to schedule a campus tour must complete a request online at least two weeks in advance. Campus tours will be conducted Monday through Friday at 10:00 am, 12:00 pm or 2:30 pm. To schedule a tour, complete an online campus tour request (Individual or Group) two (2) weeks prior to the date desired. Tour cancellation must be done at least two days prior to confirmed date by contacting the Office of Admissions and Student Marketing at 803-705-4494.
No tours will be scheduled on weekends or when the campus is closed for holidays or breaks. You will receive an email regarding your request within three to five working days. Please make sure you provide a good contact number and email address.
Lunch arrangements for dining on campus must be made by calling 803-705-4883 two weeks prior to your confirmed visit. Please understand that lunch is a separate activity from the campus tour and is not included within your designated tour time.