Visit Radford University Carilion (RUC)

We are continuing to monitor the coronavirus and implications on our campus, including planned tours and events hosted through the Radford University Carilion Office of Admissions. Campus tours are now being offered on a limited basis.

Radford University Carilion (RUC) offers health science students a hospital-based environment with just over 1,000 students from day one. We are thrilled to be able to offer tours of this innovative, immersive facility. Please review the visit options below, then select a date to register for a tour. 

Need assistance planning your visit to Radford University Carilion? Review directions and a map or contact the Office of Admissions by phone at 540-985-8483 or by email at


Weekly Campus & Virtual Visits

Learn more about Radford University Carilion and get a feel for our unique campus by joining us in person or virtual visit.

Campus Tours may be limited due to our location inside of Carilion Community Hospital.

Viritual Visits include a presentation and Q&A with an admissions counselor.


Occupational Therapy Information Session

Join Prof. Ave Mitta of the Occupational Therapy Assistant on October 8 at 6 p.m.  to learn about the admissions process and robust curriculum.  

The OTA Program at RUC is designed to help students learn through hands-on experiences and interactions with clients.  

All OTA applicants are required to attend an information session or submit the OTA quiz.  


RUC International Student Info Session

Join Sarah Wambe, Director of Admissions, on October 12 at 1 p.m. for a virtual information session focused on international student admissions.  Hear about RUC's state-of-the-art facilities, healthcare focused programs, as well as how to apply as an international student.


Fall 2020 Virtual Open House

You're invited to virtually join RUC faculty and admissions staff on October 15 at 6 p.m. for an evening exploring opportunities for prospective RUC students interested in health sciences.

Learn about high demand careers in health sciences, tour our state-of-the-art facilities, and meet with faculty and staff


Public Heath & Healthcare Leadership Info Session

Are you interested in learning more about Health Science, Public Heath or Healthcare Administration at RUC?  Join us on November 10 at 6 p.m. to hear how are unique and flexible programs will prepare you for a job in these fast-growing fields. 

These programs can be taken 100% online and are transfer student friendly.


Connect with an Admissions Counselor

Want to learn more about RUC and speak directly with an admissions counselor?  Sign up for a personlized phone or Zoom meeting today!  

We are here to make sure you get the answers your need to start your journey into the health sciences.