Experience Radford University Main Campus

The Office of Admissions is excited to share with you all of the great things happening on our campus. 

Please know that our staff is committed to providing support to prospective students as you continue your college search process. We encourage you to connect with any member of our team by email, phone, or text. 


In-person Campus Tours

Join the Office of Admissions on campus for an in-person information session and walking tour of campus especially for prospective students. This is a great opportunity to experience our supportive campus community firsthand. Please note, we have implemented additional safety precautions, including enhanced disinfection, social distancing, and required masks in all campus buildings. Click on the button below to explore in-person visit options and register now. 


Highlander Days

Highlander Days are full-day campus events especially for admitted students. Learn more about your academic options, living on campus, getting involved, financial aid and more. Additionally, this is a great chance to connect with current Radford students and additional members of our campus community. There are three dates, select a date below to register. 


Virtual Visits

Visit with Radford University Admissions without leaving the comfort of your home with our virtual visits. Hosted on zoom throughout December, January and February these events offer prospective and admitted students the opportunity to meet with our Admissions team, learn more about academics and financial aid as well as hear from true Radford experts: current students!


Transfer Visit Options

We're pleased to offer a variety of visit options for prospective transfer students, including in-person information sessions with a walking tour as well as virtual information sessions. Hear directly from one of our transfer admissions staff members about our engaging academic programs, supportive campus community, and the transfer application process. Please note, for in person attendees we have implemented additional safety precautions, including enhanced disinfection, social distancing, and required masks in all campus buildings. Click the button below to explore both in person and virtual visit options.


Self-Guided Virtual Tour

Our new virtual tour gives you the ability to view campus from the comfort of your own home! Experience iconic locations like our fountain, explore academic buildings and see unique spaces not available on regular tours such as our Clinical Sims Lab, Dedmon Arena, Mock Courtroom and more. Launch our virtual tour from the button below.


Self-Guided Campus Tour

Visitors are always welcome and our self-guided tour is the perfect option for those that prefer to walk themselves around Radford's campus. This tour offers a map with a suggested route as well as descriptions of different places on campus. From academic buildings to residence halls, you'll learn about Radford's history and state-of-the-art facilities. Complete the registration form below to receive a PDF of the self-guided tour map and parking instructions.

Tourgroup on campus.

Request a Group Tour

We welcome tour groups from schools and other community organizations. Click the link below to complete a request form with information about your group and proposed visit date. During the summer months, we prefer to only offer group tours Tuesday-Thursday. We will review your request and respond by email. Please note we are currently only offering virtual information sessions and tours for groups. 


More About Our Campus Location


Driving Distance from Major Cities

  • Roanoke, VA - 40 minutes
  • Charlotte, NC - 2.5 hours
  • Charleston, WV - 2.5 hours
  • Richmond, VA - 3 hours
  • Raleigh, NC - 3.5 hours
  • Washington, DC - 4.5 hours
  • Baltimore, MD - 5 hours
  • Virginia Beach VA - 5 hours
  • Philadelphia, PA - 7 hours    

Maps, Directions and Lodging

  • Campus Map,
  • Directions,
  • Lodging Suggestions
  • GPS: If you are visiting Undergraduate Admissions and using a GPS, please type "Russell Hall, Radford University, VA".
  • Parking: We recommend parking in Lot DD just outside of Russell Hall. If you are unable to park in Lot DD, please park in Lot N or Lot JJ and follow the directions on this parking map.