Upcoming Events

Johnson C. Smith has a number of events coming up to give you the opportunity to learn more about our educational programs.

Learn more about our school, meet our dedicated faculty, and tour our beautiful campus overlooking the city of Charlotte.

Campus tours

JCSU campus tours are 45 to 60 minutes long and given by current students who serve as JCSU Ambassadors or by staff from the Office of Admissions. The tour guides will lead you on the campus tour, sharing their own experiences and answering any questions that you might have. After the campus tour, you will have an opportunity to meet our admissions staff and hear more about JCSU, our admission policies, the college application process and other details relevant to becoming a Smithite.

Campus tours available on the following days:

  • Monday – Friday 
    • 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.
  • Third Saturday of every month 
    • 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. 

Register for your Campus Tour »

Open house

We host two free Open House each academic year, one during the Fall semester and one during the Spring semester. During Open House, you will be able to experience the following:

  • Opportunity to explore our historic campus
  • Learn more about attending JCSU
  • Take advantage of the mild weather to enjoy the Southern Hospitality and thriving urban environment of downtown Charlotte
  • Admission Counselors will be available to make on site admissions decisions. Therefore, applicants are highly encouraged to bring the following:
    • Official High School Transcripts
    • Official SAT and/or ACT Scores
    • Open House will be held on the following dates:
      • October 20, 2018
      • March 23, 2019

Register for Open House »

Transfer days

Transfer Day is designed to give prospective transfer students an in-depth look at the transfer process and academic life at JCSU.  Specifically, you will be able to customize your visit and explore academic programs, tour campus, assess transfer credits, meet instructors and students, and receive essential information regarding your transition to JCSU.

While designed for individual students and their guests to drop-in, community college groups are encouraged to email admissions@jcsu.edu so we can provide some options on optimizing a group visit. Reservations are required.


  • Transfer Day will be held on the following dates from 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.:
    • March 12, 2019
    • April 9, 2019 


Register for Transfer Day »

The information on this page is maintained by the Undergraduate Admissions Department. For more information or questions please contact them directly at 704.378.1010.