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. While we are not offering in-person events or tours through August 3, 2020, we encourage you to keep an eye on your email and this page for future virtual visit opportunities. Please know that our staff is committed to providing the support to prospective students as you continue your college search process. The undergraduate admissions office is open and we urge you to connect with any member of our team by email, phone, or text.

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


Virtual Visits

Learn more about Radford University Carilion and get a feel for our unique campus without ever leaving home by joining a virtual visit.

Information sessions include a brief presentation and a Q&A session where you can speak directly with an admissions counselor. 


  • Tuesday, July 14 - 10 am
  • Tuesday, July 21 - 10 am
  • Thursday, July 23 - 4 pm
  • Tuesday, July 28 - 10 am
  • Thursday, July 30 - 4 pm

Surgical Technology Online Information Session

You're invited to join program director Tamara Jones on July 9 at 6:30 p.m. for an online Surgical Technology information session.  During the session you will learn how the program provides a balanced approach of theoretical and practical application in the classroom, laboratory and clinical settings.  

Learn about this high demand field that has a projected growth of 15% in the coming years!


Virtual Admitted Student Day

Join us virtually on July 16 to celebrate your acceptance to Radford University Carilion!  Register now to receive access to our celebratory Zoom session featuring faculty, admissions, financial aid and student life.  Admitted Student Day will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.


Nursing Online Information Session

Virtually join the Office of Admissions on July 23 at 6:30 p.m. to discover more about our traditional nursing, accelerated nursing and RN to BSN programs. 

You will learn how RUC blends classroom, laboratory, clinical and field internship experiences into our nursing programs.  


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.