About Us: Welcome & Information Center

 Spelman College Welcome Center

The Spelman College Welcome and Information Center

Welcome to Spelman College, a global leader in the education of women of African descent. Since 1881, Spelman has educated, nurtured and empowered women who create positive change in the world. Today, Spelman continues to prepare student-scholars as forward-thinking women who are socially conscious and culturally competent. We invite you to explore the many opportunities available to you on our campus.

How Can We Help You? 

Do you have questions about Spelman events, campus tours, or finding a location? Walk up, call or email us for assistance. The Spelman College Welcome and Information Center will help direct you to the appropriate resources and departments for the information you need.

Schedule a Campus Visit

The Welcome and Information Center and the Office of Admissions host individual, family and group campus tours.

Reservations are required at least two weeks in advance. The Spelman College Welcome and Information Center cannot authorize self-guided tours or walk-on visit groups.   

Welcome Center Tours

Visit Spelman College

The Welcome & Information Center hosts tours for children and youth in grades K-8, family groups, tourists and community organizations, such as YWCA, Links, TRiO, religious organizations, etc.

Schedule a Welcome Center Tour

Admissions Tours

Admissions Tours

The Office of Admissions hosts campus tours for high school students and their families, high school groups, and potential college transfer students.

Schedule an Admissions Tour

 

Welcome & Information Center Tour Tips

  • Plan to arrive to campus at least 15 minutes early to allow time for parking.
  • Upon arrival, inform Spelman Public Safety that you have a tour scheduled. Be sure to inform them of your tour confirmation from the Welcome and Information Center.  
  • All tours are walking tours. Visitors should wear comfortable shoes and clothing appropriate for the climate in Atlanta, GA. 
  • The tour duration for the Welcome and Information Center is approximately one hour. 
  • Arriving late may result in an abbreviated or canceled tour.
  • Tour cancellations or delays may occur in the case of inclement weather such as rain, thunderstorms, or snow.
  • Campus tours do not include residence halls.
  • If your group consists of male and female students, please arrange for male students to tour Morehouse College.

General Visit Tips and Information

  • For GPS Directions use the address 440 Westview Dr. S.W., Atlanta, GA 30310.
  • If traveling to Spelman by van or car, note that parking is available in the Spelman Parking Garage for $3.00.
  • If traveling to Spelman by bus, please unload at the bottom of Spelman’s driveway and walk up to the gate. The driver should proceed to park along the street where parking is available.

Contact Us

Phone: 404-270-6501
welcomecenter@spelman.edu
 
Campus Locations
The Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby, Ed.D. Academic Center Box Office
Milligan First Floor Lobby

Mailing Address

350 Spelman Lane, Box 2023
Atlanta, GA 30314

Hours of Operation

Fall and Spring
Monday - Friday:  9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Summer
Monday - Friday:  9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Closed Saturday*, Sunday and during College closings and special events. 

 

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