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Computer Science and Information Systems Visit Day

Wednesday, March 15, 2023
9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Registration is required.
To reserve a spot, register online or call 800.633.1175.

Schedule of Events

* Schedule subject to change *

All activities are held in the J.W. Jones Student Union unless otherwise specified.

Time Activity
9:00 a.m. Check-In
9:15 a.m. Welcome & Admissions Presentation
9:45 a.m. Students transition to Colden Hall, Parents remain seated
10:00 a.m. Attend Classes - Students Only
10:00 a.m. Financial Aid Presentation - Parents Only
10:30 a.m. Student Projects and Activities
11:00 a.m. Colden Hall Tour
11:10 a.m. Student Panel and Faculty Information
12:15 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Campus Walking Tour
2:30 p.m. Visit Day Wrap Up
  • Any final questions?
  • Fill out Questionnaire & get your t-shirt
  • Thank you so much for visiting!


This Discover Your Major Visit Day is for students who are interested in Northwest and wish to learn more about areas in Computer Science and Information Systems.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Meet faculty, students and graduates
  • Engage in exciting hands-on activities
  • See amazing student projects / demonstrations
  • Hear from our graduates about careers in computing
  • Tour our facilities and campus
  • Enjoy a scrumptious lunch on us!

Register Online

Computer Science Visit Day Scholarship

A $1150 scholarship will be awarded to one lucky attendee!

Interested students can view eligibility criteria and complete the application form at Computer Science Visit Day Scholarship. The scholarship application form, high school transcript, and one recommendation must be received by Friday, March 24, 2023.

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Why Northwest?

Why Attend Northwest?

  • Friendly, student-centered campus
  • Textbook rental program
  • Laptop for every student
  • Three Missouri Quality Awards

Why Study Computing?

  • Five of top ten job growth areas are computing related
  • Computing is everywhere
  • Software can help businesses and people in their daily lives
  • Intellectually stimulating

Why Study Computing at Northwest?