Discovery Day

Don’t miss Discovery Day at Montreat College! This free immersive open house event is a special opportunity for prospective students and families to experience what makes a Montreat College education distinct – right here in Montreat, NC.

At Discovery Day, you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Attend a class
  • Enjoy complimentary lunch in our renovated dining hall
  • Take a guided campus tour
  • Experience our Student Life & Academic Fair

Discovery Day is open to all high school freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors and transfer students. Parents and families are welcome! Event check-in will begin at 9 a.m., and Discovery day will conclude around 3 p.m.

Upcoming Discovery Day Dates:

  • Friday, September 24 – General Discovery Day (Register Now!)
  • Friday, October 8 – General Discovery Day (Register Now!)
  • Friday, November 5 – General Discovery Day featuring ORS
  • Friday, December 3 – General Discovery Day
  • Friday, March 25 – General Discovery Day

Rising college freshmen and transfer students are encouraged to submit a free 2022 application online prior to attending Discovery Day at Accepted students are encouraged to pay their $150 enrollment deposits at

Discounted overnight accommodations are available at the Hampton Inn Black Mountain with visitor code: 0003227720.

Questions? Contact the Admissions office at 828.669.8012 or email We look forward to hosting you on campus soon!

Schedule for September 24th

Subject to change

10:00 a.m. – Check In
10:30 a.m. – Welcome Session
11:30 a.m. – Campus tours
12:15 p.m. – Lunch
1:00 p.m. – Attend a Class (Students)
– Survey of the OT, Anthony Rodriguez
– History of Christianity, Peter Yoder
– Music Production, Pete Buchwald
1:00 p.m. – Parents & Family Session
2:00 p.m. – Student Life Fair
3:00 p.m. – Financial Services Appointments*
*Optional for guests who sign up for a 15-minute appointment.