Visit Our Campus
Our campus tours provide you with an opportunity to meet with an Admissions Representative, explore our campus hosted by a student leader, walk through the recreation center, visit an academic building and view a room in a residence hall.
Campus Tour Times:
Campus Tours are offered year-round on Mondays and Fridays at 9:00, 11:30, and 2:00 CST. Tuesday-Thursday tours are offered at 10:00 and 2:00 CST. Please click to register below and see the available dates.
Register online for your campus tour or call (251) 460-7834 to schedule your visit.
We have designated certain days/times for Transfer student tours so you can learn about transferring to USA, see the campus, and have all your questions answered. Click on the date below to register.
Spring 2019 dates:
Personalize your experience at the University of South Alabama, and "Make it a Day at USA!" Click here to fill out the form to request visits with offices or departments on campus. This will allow us to customize your visit by scheduling meetings with departments or offices based on your areas of interest. Please submit your request at least a week in advance so we can have time to contact your department of choice and check availability. You must be registered for a campus tour before submitting the meeting request form.
On a select Monday of each month in the fall and spring semesters, we offer a special tour opportunity for high-ability students who have scored at least a 27 or higher on their ACT or 1240 or higher on the SAT. Included will be a tour of campus, meeting with the Dean of the Honors College, overview of Undergraduate Research Opportunities, Study Abroad, Early Acceptance Programs, and National Scholarship Opportunities. Tours will start at 12:30 in the Student Center Terrace, and preregistration is required as space is limited.
Fall Dates TBD
Group tours are reserved for school or other community groups of 11 or more students. All group tours must have at least one chaperone per 10 students. Groups must provide their own transportation for the tour.
Group tours are available Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. with the exception of university holidays and some special event days. Complete the Group Tour Reservation Request form to save your spot. Reservations are on a first come, first serve basis. Plan to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the tour time.
JagMobile tours are for Mobile County High School students. A principal, counselor, or teacher must request the tour.
The Office of New Student Recruitment will send two tour vans to your high school on the designated date/time to pick up students from the high school and bring them to campus for a tour. While on campus, your students will receive an admissions presentation from one of our staff members and be given a tour by a current student tour guide. They will view a residence hall room, visit the student recreation center, and see an academic building. In addition, they will receive a tour t-shirt that students only receive if they take an official tour of USA. Once the tour concludes, the students will be bused back to campus.
This program is geared towards helping students see campus who may otherwise not have the means to do so. Therefore, we ask that you give priority to these students. However, we welcome all and any students who want to tour if space is available.
Very Important: All students must sign a waiver prior to boarding the bus in order to participate. A maximum number of 14 students are able to participate at each designated time. Although we do not ask that a chaperone attend, if the school chooses to send someone with the students, please account for one of the 14 slots for the chaperone.
Currently, we are offering JagMobile tours on Tuesday - Thursday mornings with a pick up time of 8:30 a.m. and return time of approximately 11:30 a.m. These are first come, first serve basis and based on availability.
If you have any questions, please contact Kristi Clayton at 251-461-1916 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Student quotes from our JagMobile tours:
"The tour guides made me feel like South would be great school for me to go to. I would be at home but I would like I'm away at the same time."
"It was very educational and enthusiastic and my favorite thing about it was seeing the on campus pool and gym and learning I could work as a fitness trainer."
"I like how informing the tour is and it can make anybody feel like South is their dream college."
High School Counselor quote:
"We are very appreciative of USA giving our students an opportunity to participate In the JagMobile Tour. The small group setting, transportation to the campus, the ability to interact with the admissions on a more personal level, made this tour a great addition to the group tour opportunities already available at USA. Our students were very pleased and excited after returning to campus."
USA Days are special Saturday campus visitation days for prospective undergraduate students and their parents, held on the Main Campus of the University of South Alabama in Mobile. Check-in will be held from 7:45 to 8:15 a.m. (CST). The information fair starts at 8:00 a.m. and the program begins promptly at 9:00 a.m. Please plan to check in and be seated prior to 9:00 a.m. The USA day program concludes at 2:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 19, 2019
Saturday, November 16, 2019
Saturday, February TBD 2020Click here to learn more and to register
Off Campus Events
The University of South Alabama will be in multiple locations in Alabama, Mississippi, Flordia, Georgia, Louisiana, and Illinois to give admissions presentations to prospective students and their families.
Join us to hear about admissions requirements, housing, dining, tuition & fees, scholarships, athletics, campus life, and more! This event is open to high school and transfer students.
Check back soon for Fall 2019 events!