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Vanguard may be the perfect fit for you – take a lookVisit us and you will know! With multiple events throughout the year, prospective students are given the chance to experience the academic programs and welcoming university community that Vanguard University offers. Drop by our beautiful campus on a day that’s best for you, or register for a visit experience below.
Due to COVID-19 health and safety precautions, on-campus personal visits must be scheduled in advance. Limited spots are available each day due to a maximum of three households allowed per campus tour. In addition to on-campus personal visits, virtual appointments with admissions counselors and "live" virtual tours are available. 
Contact campusvisits@vanguard.edu or 714.966.5400 or click on the Schedule a Visit button below to fill out the web request form. 

Schedule a Personal Visit

We are thrilled that you are considering Vanguard University as one of your college options and are interested in scheduling a campus visit. Campus visits are offered Monday-Friday. A standard campus visit includes a tour (1 hour) and an appointment with an admissions counselor (30 minutes). Fall 2021 semester, standard tour times are 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. 

We are happy to arrange additional components to your visit:
Due to heightened health concern and mitigating risk associated with COVID-19, chapel, class visit and overnight options are not available. 

  • Meet with a Professor - at least two week notification is required, may be conducted via Zoom
  • Attend Chapel - Tuesdays/Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. and Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m., fall and spring semesters (September through April)
  • Sit in on a Class - at least two week notification is required, fall and spring semesters (September through April)
  • Spend the Night in the Dorm - at least two week notification is required, Monday-Thursday, fall and spring semesters (September through April)

If you are interested in being a student athlete and would like to meet with a coach, all appointments are set up directly through Athletics - click here.

Questions? Please call 714.966.5400 or email campusvisits@vanguard.edu. Undergraduate Admissions is open weekdays from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., except holidays.

September 24 // October 22 //
December 10

Looking for the perfect college? Spend a Friday afternoon with us and see how it may be the perfect fit! Tour the campus, learn about our programs, get the scoop on life @ VU!
Offered on-campus and virtual.

September 18 // October 9 //
November 20 // December 18

Spend a Saturday morning with us! Tour the campus and meet with an admissions counselor.
Offered on-campus and virtual.

September 8 // October 13 //
November 10 // December 8

Thinking about transferring to Vanguard? Spend an evening at with us! Tour the campus, hear from current transfer students and receive an unofficial transcript evaluation.
Offered on-campus and virtual.

Vanguard Virtual Tour

The best way to experience Vanguard is in person. Here's a sneak-peek to what we offer.

Tour the Waugh Student Center

Aerial Campus Tour

University Highlights


Offering outstanding faculty and small class sizes that make each study session a personal journey.


Located a mere ten minutes from Newport Beach, and adventure distance from Los Angeles, Vanguard University encourages students to explore their community and develop themselves as spiritual leaders off campus.


Students from different backgrounds connect, learn, and share their stories.


Vanguard provides options for making every student’s education affordable.


Join a tour or plan your personal visit.


A place where you can take a lunch with your professor, enjoy a vibrant Christian community, and make lifelong friendships.