Discover K Days

One of the most important aspects of your college search is finding a college that is a great fit with your personal and academic interests. Attending a Discover K Day is an excellent way to be introduced to the College and will offer you the opportunity to visit campus and to meet with some of the admission staff along with other members of the K community.

2023 Spring Discover K Days

Registration will be available early spring!

  • Saturday, May 6, 2023
Kalamazoo College campus

What to Expect on your Discover K Day?

Some highlights of your Discover K Day will include:

  • A chance to meet President Jorge Gonzalez
  • A student-guided campus tour
  • Presentations from our career services and residential life teams as well as some of our amazing faculty
  • Lunch in the cafeteria—on us, of course!
  • Plenty of opportunities to ask questions!
President Gonzalez in a water balloon fight with the graduating seniors

Want something a little more personal?  Register for an Individual Visit.

Full Discover K Day Itinerary

8:15-9 a.mCheck-In and Refreshments
Grab a coffee and mingle with K faculty and staff members as you sign in for your Discover K day!

Location: Lights Fine Arts Lobby
9:05-9:30 a.m.Welcome!
Kick off the day as President Jorge Gonzalez and Dean of Admission Suzanne Lepley welcome you to campus.

Location: Dalton Theatre
9:35-10:00 a.m.Algorithms to Zithers
Join members of our faculty in an exploration of the depth and breadth that a liberal arts, K education has to offer.

Location: Dalton Theatre
10:15-10:55 a.m.The First Year Experience (FYE)
Make the transition to college as smooth as butter. Hear from our First Year Experience team, Residential Life staff and current student mentors, as they share the many ways incoming students are supported and welcomed at K.

Location: Dalton Theatre


Student Led Campus Tour
Join our fabulous student tour guides on a walk through campus as they share their K experience with you! You will get to see academic buildings, dorms, our student center, and everything else our beautiful campus has to offer.

Location: Lights Fine Arts Lobby
11-11:45 a.m.Putting the K-Plan to Work
Hear from our Career Center about how we support your career journey on campus and beyond.

Location: Dalton Theatre


Counselors & Coffee
Come chat with our Admission Counselors about all things K. Curious about scholarships and financial aid? How about the perfect meal plan? Not sure about a major? Anything in between? We’ve got you covered!

Location: Light Fine Arts Patio
11:50-1 p.m.Lunch
Eat lunch with K faculty, students and staff in our cafeteria—on us, of course!

Location: Welles Dining Hall


Student Led Campus Tour
This is another chance for you to have our wonderful student tour guides walk you around campus and share their K experience. And with the cafeteria open until 2 p.m. you will still have plenty of time to grab a bite before you head out!

Location: Fine Arts Lobby