Plan a Visit



The best way to get to know Youngstown State is to schedule an official visit! To make sure we are prepared for your time on campus, you must make a reservation in advance. Please click the “Schedule a Tour” button below to view our current availability.

Our campus is located at 1 Tressel Way, Youngstown, Ohio 44555 - just an hour away from both Cleveland and Pittsburgh.

Schedule a Tour

If you are a high school representative or community partner interested in bringing a group of students (grades 9-12) to campus, please contact the Office of Admissions by phone at (330)941-2000 or by email at for more details.



Want to learn more about Youngstown State University from the comfort of your own home? Click the "Schedule a Virtual Visit" button below to register for one of our Virtual Information Sessions.

Schedule a Virtual Visit

We also have the following "on-demand" resources available as well:

Click here to take a virtual tour of campus, including our academic buildings and athletic complexes.

Click here to view our interactive virtual campus map.

Click here to watch a tour of Cafaro House, one of our first year student residence hall options.

Click here to watch a tour of Lyden House, another first year student residence hall option.

Click here to watch a tour of Kilcawley House, a third residence hall option for first year students.

Click Here to watch a tour of our Dana School of Music, which is part of our Cliffe College of Creative Arts.

Click here to watch a tour of the Williamson College of Business Administration.


Upcoming Open Houses and Events

Penguin Preview Day

Experience the Youngstown State University campus for a college visit that's unlike any other! Visit YSU and explore buildings and classes, talk to professors and students, and learn about majors and offerings — all on your own terms. Click here to learn more.

Transfer and Adult Student Visit Day

Come learn about all of the resources we have for Adult and Transfer students! For more information, visit our Transfer and Adult Student Visit Day website.