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Visit Spelman College

Visit Spelman College

As one of the nation's leading liberal arts institutions, Spelman educates women who will change the world, and we invite you to come and experience everything the institution has to offer. Located five minutes from downtown Atlanta, Spelman is a historic landmark that sits on 39 lush acres. Generations of wise women and men have devoted their time and energy to build this house of learning, and have set a table of academic opportunity for students.

Important On-Campus Visit Update

Spelman College made the difficult decision to suspend large campus gatherings as we work to limit the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. All campus recruitment activities continue to be canceled, including scheduled family and group tours. In place of on-campus events & visits, the Office of Admissions is hosting various virtual information sessions and events throughout the year to connect with prospective students

Students Smiling in White Dresses Prospective Students

We are now offering Virtual Information Sessions. Schedule your session today!

Schedule a Virtual Information Session


Welcome and Information Center

Do you have questions about events, campus tours, or need help finding a location? Walk up, call or email the Welcome & Information Center, and a staff member will answer your questions or direct you to the right resources and departments for the information you need.

Contact the Welcome Center
404-270-6501 |
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

See Important Notice Above

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

Closed weekends and during College closings and special events.

Schedule a Campus Visit

The Welcome Center hosts campus tours Monday through Friday for high school students and their families, and for groups of no more than 75 female students. The total time spent on campus will be approximately 1 ½ hours.

Making the Most of Your Tour


Fall and Spring Scheduling


FALL: September – November | SPRING: Late January – April
Tours are not available in December, the first two weeks of January, or first three weeks of May.

(maximum 5 guests)
Monday – Friday 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

(6 or more guests and a maximum of 75 guests)
Female students only 
Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Schedule a Tour

PLEASE NOTE: Campus visits have been suspended until further notice.

Summer Scheduling

Last week of May – July 31
Tours are not available in August; however they will resume in September, after the Labor Day holiday.

Special Admissions Visitation Dates

The Office of Admissions host various events on campus for students interested in attending Spelman College. These events are designed to welcome high school juniors and seniors, along with their parents to our campus to experience firsthand, the excitement our students live every day. Please visit Admissions Events for dates and registration options.

Campus Visit Tips

  • If your group consists of male and female guests, please make arrangements for male guests to tour the Morehouse College campus by calling 800-851-1254
  • Plan to arrive to campus at least 15 minutes early to allow time for parking
  • Parking is $3
  • Wear comfortable shoes and clothing appropriate for the Georgia climate 
  • In the case of inclement weather such as rain, thunderstorms or snow, tours maybe delayed or canceled
  • If you are interested in dining on campus, please make arrangements prior to your visit with Spelman's on-campus dining facility (Aramark). Please call them at 404-581-0700 to make reservations

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Contact Us

350 Spelman Lane, SW   Box 277
Atlanta, GA 30314
1-800-982-2411 (toll-free)

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