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Come spend a day at Vanguard and see how it may be a perfect fit!

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 – academic excellence, an authentic community and a great location – at Fall Pre-VU, November 12-13!

Who can come

High school seniors, juniors, transfer students and family members

Register Here

Complete Payment

$25 per Student
$10 per guest

Check-in will begin promptly at 3 p.m. on Monday, November 12 and Pre-VU is officially over at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, November 13.

All students staying overnight must submit a visitor release form. Please email your completed visitor release form to campusvisits@vanguard.edu by Monday, November 5. Please note that your registration is not confirmed until this documentation and payment has been submitted.


Students who register will stay the night in the residence halls with current students. Don’t forget to bring your sleeping bag, pillow, toiletries and any additional overnight gear.

Families and Youth Pastors traveling outside the immediate area may reserve a hotel in the area, see below for our local hotel list. Be sure to mention Vanguard when booking your room to receive a discounted rate.


Getting here

If you’re flying or coming via train, we will provide transportation to and from the John Wayne Airport (SNA) and the Santa Ana train station. 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.


Monday, November 12
3-5 p.m. // Check-in
Campus Tours
Welcome Dinner
Student Services Panel
Minute to Win It
Student Panel
Free Time
Karaoke & Food

Tuesday, November 13
Admissions & Financial Aid Presentations
Mock Classes
Academic & Activities Fair
Academic Luncheon

Youth pastors

Register your students individually. Please note that their registration is not confirmed until their payment has been submitted.

If you need additional brochures, email campusvisits@vanguard.edu.

Have questions?

Contact the Admissions Office at 714.966.5400 or campusvisits@vanguard.edu.