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Group Tours

Reservations are required for groups larger than 10. The Visitors Center can only accommodate a maximum of 200 students per group and does not sponsor group visits on weekends or during University holidays. 

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Please submit a Group Tour Request Form at least two weeks prior to your intended visit.

Daily Individual Tours

Our Visitation Program offers a variety of programs to help you explore Central.

These basic tours are offered Monday through Friday (except holidays) at 10 a.m. or 2 p.m., and Saturday at 11 a.m. by appointment only.

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Full-campus guided walking tour, including Dining Hall and Residence Halls
Opportunities for informational appointments with faculty or staff (except Saturdays)

Reservations may be made up to a
day in advance of an open tour day.

Our Visitation Program operates at the CWU Welcome Center located at:

100 E. University Way,
Ellensburg, WA 98926.
(Corner of University Way & Pearl Street)

Directions can be found here.

The Welcome Center is open M-F 8am - 5pm and can be reached at 509-963-1262 or 509-963-3090.

Self-Guided Walking Tours​

Can’t make our daily tour times, or want to explore CWU on your own? We offer a comprehensive look at our campus, which begins in the Student Union & Recreation Center (SURC). The self-guided brochure includes a campus map and key descriptions of our many academics and residence halls to give you the most out of your time. Also available in Spanish.