Visit Appalachian - First Fridays

Launch virtual tourFirst Fridays!


Visit Appalachian State University and learn more about the School of Graduate Studies during one of our "First Friday" Open House events! Our First Friday Open House is a great way for prospective students* to meet faculty, tour campus, and learn more about financial aid, scholarships, admissions, and what graduate student life at Appalachian is really like.

2017-2018 First Friday Open Houses (11:00 AM)

  • February 9
  • March 16
  • April 6
  • May 4

Register for First Friday events.

If you want to plan a more informal visit because you cannot attend any of First Friday sessions, please contact Victoria Carlberg at

While Distance Education students are welcome to attend, this event is designed for students planning to attend classes on our main campus in Boone. We encourage Distance Education students to contact the Office of Distance Education) office to find out what opportunities are planned for a particular, off campus program.