Plan a Visit

Daily Tours

The best way to get to know Youngstown State is to visit our campus! To make the most of your time on campus, we encourage you to make a reservation in advance. That way we’re fully prepared to help you explore your interests and answer your questions about becoming a Penguin.

Our campus is located at One University Plaza, Youngstown, Ohio 44555 - just an hour away from both Cleveland and Pittsburgh.

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Other Campus Visits

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. Check the Penguin Preview Day webpage for more information and stay posted for the next opportunity to register.

Experience Y Day

Take part in a more personalized open-house visit day, with one-on-one interaction with faculty and staff related to your interests. You'll get the chance to meet President Tressel, explore the academic colleges, tour residence halls, hear from admissions and financial aid and more! Take a look at our Experience Y Day website for more information. 

ysuccess multicultural diversity program

The YSUccess Multicultural Diversity Program gives participants the opporunity to interact with various members of the Youngstown State University community while exploring all levels of academic degree programs. You'll get the chance to sit in on admission and financial aid presentations, take part in a campus tour, have lunch and chat with President Tressel, and more.

Transfer and Adult Student Visits 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.

WCBA Business Information Sessions

WCBA Information Sessions are available in cooperation with YSU Admission Tours. Prospective students and guests have the opportunity to learn about the WCBA Experience through a 30 minute presentation and building tour in a small group setting.  WCBA Information Sessions are available on a regular basis throughout the week and can accompany the morning or afternoon campus tour. Check the WCBA Information Sessions landing page for more information.

Upcoming Open Houses & Events