Discover what Vanguard University has to offer and see why we’re a top-ranked school. Meet our faculty, stay in our residence halls 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 Fall Pre-VU, November 10-11, 2014!

Who can come

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


Only $20 per attendee, including family members. You may pay by credit card on our online portal. Registration should be submitted or postmarked by November 6. Space is limited; please register early!

To register

Step 1: Registration for Fall Pre-VU is now closed. Email to schedule a personalized visit on a date of your choice.

Step 2: Submit PAYMENT - $20 per attendee

Step 3: Complete the VISITOR RELEASE - manditory for students planning to stay overnight in our residence halls

If you are having trouble with the online registration form, call 714.966.5400 or email Please understand that your registration is not complete until the payment has been processed and the Visitor Release and proof of health insurance has been received.


Students stay overnight in one of our residence halls. To stay overnight on campus, students must have and provide proof of health insurance. Housing is not provided for family members.  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 Fall 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 send $20 per student and medical release forms postmarked by November 6. Youth pastors can attend at no charge. If you need additional brochures, email

Have questions?

Contact the Admissions Office at 714.966.5400 or


Check-in begins at 2:30 pm on Monday, November 10.

During the event, you will:

  • Tour the Vanguard campus
  • Meet faculty and learn about our academic programs
  • Attend chapel
  • Laugh out loud with Delivery Boys and Entourage
  • Eat lunch with current students

Sessions for family members will be available.

Fall Pre-VU will be over at 3 pm on Tuesday, November 11.