Discover what Vanguard University has to offer and see why we’re a top-ranked school. Meet our faculty, eat in the Café and get a taste of college life. You’ll see why we’ve got it all – an excellent education, authentic community and a great location – at Spring Pre-VU, March 31, 2017!

Who can come
High school seniors, juniors, sophomores, transfer students and family members!

Registration is free for all attendees!

To register click here

This is not an overnight event.  If you are traveling from afar and are looking for hotels in the area, click here for our local hotel list.

Getting here
If you’re flying or coming via train, we will provide transportation to and from the John Wayne Airport (SNA) and the Irvine/Santa Ana train stations. If you fly into another airport such as LAX, you must arrange for a shuttle to campus. Click here to see driving directions.

“What if…”
You can’t come to Spring Pre-VU? That’s OK! Set up a personal visit and campus tour at your convenience by submitting an online visit request!

Youth pastors
Register your students individually and email with your church information. If you need additional brochures, email

Have questions?
Contact the Admissions Office at 714.966.5400 or


9 a.m.- 9:30 a.m.            Check-In

9:30 – 10 a.m.                  Welcome

10 a.m. – 11 a.m.              Chapel

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.            Admissions & Financial Aid Presentation

12 p.m. -1 p.m.                Campus Tour

1 p.m. – 2 p.m.                Academic Luncheon

2 p.m. – 3 p.m.                Class

(family members)           Student Services Panel                             

3 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.           Academic and Activities Fair

3:45 – 5 p.m.                     Insight Sessions                                                                      

5 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.            Student Panel                                                                              

5 p.m. – 6 p.m.                  *Individual Admissions Appt.               

5:30 – 7 p.m.                      Dinner

6 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.            Musical Cabaret Performance

*available only for seniors and transfer students