Day at a Glance

If you're just starting your college search or considering transferring to Clarkson, this casual event is for you! See the schedule of activities below. The day begins with check in at 1 p.m. EDT and concludes at 4:30 p.m. EDT.

Starting at 1:30 p.m.
Admissions Overview and Financial Aid Session

Enjoy this brief overview of Clarkson, which includes information about our admissions and financial aid processes, our incredible scholarship opportunities and our 50+ academic programs in engineering, sciences, business, education, health sciences, environmental studies and the arts. 

Campus Tour
Hop on this full campus tour led by current Clarkson students to check out stops at dining locations, athletic facilities, classrooms, labs, student support services, and our residence halls.

Clarkson Panel
Join faculty and current students as they talk about some of the unique opportunities available to Clarkson students, such as internships, co-ops, research, global experiences and more.

Travel Information

Overnight Accommodations

Overnight accommodations in the area include well-recognized chain hotels, quaint bed and breakfasts and family owned motels, as well as Clarkson's subsidiary hotel, the award-winning Clarkson Inn.

The following resources will give you all the information you need on dining, lodging, shopping and more in the Potsdam and North Country areas:

Getting to and Around Campus

All of our undergraduate programs are housed at our main campus in Potsdam, New York, just outside the six million acre Adirondack Park and a short drive from two of Canada's most notable cities - Ottawa and Montreal. Whether you're coming by car, plane, or bus, here are directions to our campus.

Once you're on our campus, you may choose to utilize our campus map. Notable buildings for new guests include Holcroft House, our undergraduate admissions hub; the Student Center, our student life hub; and Cheel Campus Center, home to the Golden Knights Division I men's and women's ice hockey teams.

View our Potsdam Campus Printable PDF Map

View our Interactive Virtual Campus Map

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