Overview

An open house is a great opportunity to get a feel for what life is like at Quinnipiac. Experience firsthand what it’s like to be a Bobcat during an informative and exciting day on our campuses.

Upcoming Open Houses

Detailed Schedule of Events

Starting on the Mount Carmel Campus

275 Mount Carmel Avenue, Hamden

8:30–10:15 a.m.

You will start your day as part of a Group Information Session
Recreation Center
The session will be conducted by a member of the admissions staff.

8:30 a.m.–1 p.m.

Academic and Student Life Information Tables
Recreation Center

10:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.

Mount Carmel Campus Special Interest Sessions
Various locations

Starting at 11 a.m.

Grab-and-Go Lunch (Business, Engineering, Communications and Arts & Sciences visitors)
Recreation Center

CAMPUS TOURS

11:30 a.m.–1:45 p.m.

Mount Carmel Full Campus Tours
Tours depart from the Admissions Office at Echlin Center

11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

York Hill Campus walk through the People’s United Center and Rocky Top Student Center
Groups depart via shuttle outside the Athletic and Recreation Center or you may drive to the campus

Map of Mount Carmel Campus and schedule of special interest sessions
  • 10 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
    Communications Studio Tour, Bldg. 9.

    Ongoing, live HDTV studio production and tours of the Ed McMahon Mass Communications Center.
  • 10 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
    Showcasing the Lender School of Business Center, Bldg. 10

    Tour includes the App Development Lab, the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the Terry W. Goodwin ‘67 Financial Technology Center and new collaborative-style classrooms.
  • 10:30 a.m.
    College of Arts & Sciences Information Session, Bldg. 11

    Athletic and Recreation Center (2nd floor), Studio B
  • 11 a.m.
    Pre-Medical Advising Information Session, Bldg. 8
    Echlin Center, Room 101
    For those interested in pursuing a health care profession in medicine, dentistry or veterinary medicine.
  • 11 a.m.
    Transfer Student Information Session, Bldg. 4

    Carl Hansen Student Center, SC-116
  • 11:15 a.m.
    Athletic Training, Bldg. 2

    Center for Communications & Engineering, CCE-114
  • 11:30 a.m.
    School of Business Information Session, Bldg. 11

    Athletic and Recreation Center (2nd floor), Studio A
  • 11:30 a.m.
    School of Communications Information Session, Bldg. 2

    Center for Communications & Engineering, Mount Carmel Auditorium
  • 11:30 a.m.
    Biology, Biochemistry and Chemistry, Bldg. 11

    Athletic and Recreation Center (2nd floor), Studio B
  • 11:30 a.m.
    Biomedical Sciences, Microbiology and Immunology, Bldg. 4

    Carl Hansen Student Center, SC-120
  • 11:30 a.m.
    Careers in Public Service and Law, Bldg. 2

    Center for Communications & Engineering, CCE-118
    For those interested in criminal justice, law in society, philosophy, political science, pre-law and sociology.
  • 11:30 a.m.
    Computer Science and Software Engineering, Bldg. 4

    Carl Hansen Student Center, SC-119
  • 11:30 a.m.
    The English Major, Bldg. 2

    Center for Communications & Engineering, CCE-208
    Discover how studying literature, nonfiction writing and creative writing enhances your career possibilities.
  • 11:30 a.m.
    Psychology and Behavioral Neuroscience, Bldg. 7

    Clarice L. Buckman Center, Buckman Theater
  • 11:30 a.m.
    Spanish Major/Modern Language Minors/Study Abroad Options, Bldg. 4

    Carl Hansen Student Center, SC-116
    Discover how foreign language will enrich your Quinnipiac education with opportunities such as Study Abroad, pursuing a graduate degree in education and more.
  • 11:30 a.m.
    Theater, Bldg. 4

    Carl Hansen Student Center, SC-117
  • 12:30 p.m.
    Game Design and Development, Bldg. 4

    Carl Hansen Student Center, SC-120
  • 12:30 p.m.
    Graphic and Interactive Design, Bldg. 2

    Center for Communications & Engineering, CCE-207
  • 12:30 p.m.
    School of Engineering Information Session, Bldg. 2

    Center for Communications & Engineering, Mount Carmel Auditorium

Drive/shuttle to the North Haven Campus

Health Sciences*, Nursing and Education programs

370 Bassett Road, North Haven

(Shuttle information and driving directions below)

Starting at 11:15 a.m.

Lunch (Health Sciences*, Nursing and Education visitors)
North Haven Campus Cafeteria

11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

North Haven Campus Tours

Noon–2 p.m.

North Haven Campus — Health Sciences, Nursing and Education Special Interest Sessions

1:30–2:30 p.m.

North Haven Campus — BA/BS/JD program with School of Law

*Athletic Training and Biomedical Sciences, Microbiology and Immunology Sessions occur on the Mount Carmel Campus.

Map of North Haven Campus and schedule of special interest sessions

Health Sciences, Nursing and Education in the Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences from 11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

  • Starting at 11:30 a.m. Visitors are invited to have lunch, Dining hall
  • 11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. Tours of the facility will be offered, Dining hall
  • 11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. Health Sciences, Nursing and Education, Information Tables, Dining hall

Information Sessions

  • 12:15 & 1 p.m. Diagnostic Medical Sonography, MNH-250
  • 12:15 & 1 p.m. Radiologic Sciences, MNH-260
  • 12:15 & 1 p.m. Health Science Studies, MNH-285
  • Noon & 1 p.m. Nursing, MNH-101
  • 12:15 & 1 p.m. Occupational Therapy, MNH-202
  • 12:15 & 1 p.m. Physical Therapy, MNH-105
  • 12:15 & 1 p.m. Physician Assistant, MNH-201
  • 12:15 & 1 p.m. School of Education Dual-Degree BA or BS/MAT (4+1), MNH-270
  • 1:30 p.m. Accelerated Dual-Degree BS/Master of Social Work (3+2), MNH-280

School of Law Information Session

  • 1:30 p.m. Accelerated Dual-Degree BA or BS/JD (3+3) with the School of Law, SLE-Ceremonial Courtroom
    Combines an undergraduate bachelor’s and JD degree in an innovative 6-year program.

Shuttle Information and Driving Directions

Shuttle information

Free shuttles to transport visitors between Quinnipiac’s three campuses will depart from the following locations on the following schedule.

Shuttle pick-up locations

  • Mount Carmel Campus – Parking lot in front of the Recreation Center
  • North Haven Campus – Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
  • York Hill Campus – People’s United Center and Rocky Top Student Center

Shuttle schedule

  • Buses to North Haven (from Mount Carmel) depart regularly (from 11 a.m.–1 p.m.)
  • Buses to York Hill (from Mount Carmel) depart regularly (from 11 a.m.–2 p.m.)
  • 3 p.m. – last bus from North Haven back to Mount Carmel
  • 3 p.m. – last bus from York Hill back to Mount Carmel

Driving directions

Mount Carmel Campus (275 Mount Carmel Avenue, Hamden) to North Haven Campus (370 Bassett Road, North Haven)

  • From the Mount Carmel Campus, take a left onto Mount Carmel Ave.
  • Make a left onto Whitney Ave.
  • Go 1.2 miles and turn right onto the Route 40 connector.
  • Merge onto I-91 north (toward Hartford).
  • Take Exit 12, turn right onto Route 5/Washington Ave. and follow for 1.5 miles.
  • Turn right on Bradley St.
  • The entrance is at the end of the block.

Mount Carmel Campus (275 Mount Carmel Avenue, Hamden) to York Hill Campus (305 Sherman Avenue, Hamden)

  • From the Mount Carmel Campus, take a left onto Mount Carmel Ave.
  • Make a left onto Whitney Ave.
  • Go for 0.5 miles and turn right onto Sherman Ave.
  • The campus entrance is about 0.25 miles on the right.

York Hill Campus (305 Sherman Avenue, Hamden) to North Haven Campus (370 Bassett Road, North Haven)

  • From the York Hill Campus, take a left onto Sherman Ave.
  • At the light, go right onto Whitney Ave.
  • At the second set of lights, take a right onto the Route 40 connector to I-91 north.
  • Take Exit 12, turn right onto Route 5/Washington Ave. and follow for 1.5 miles.
  • Turn right on Bradley St.
  • The entrance is at the end of the block.

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Accommodations

If you plan on spending the weekend, here are a few suggestions for hotels in the area:

Fairfield Inn by Marriott
100 Miles Drive
Wallingford, CT 06492
(203) 284-0001

Hilton Garden Inn
1181 Barnes Road
Wallingford, CT 06492
(203) 284-0000

Four Points by Sheraton
275 Research Parkway
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 238-2380

Directions to our campuses and area restaurants

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