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!

Upcoming Discovery Day Dates:

  • Friday, March 8, 2024 – General Discovery Day (Register now!)

Rising college freshmen and transfer students are encouraged to submit a free 2024 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!

Example Schedule

Subject to change

9:30 a.m. – Check in
10:00 a.m. – Welcome Session
11:00 a.m. – Attend a Class
12:00 p.m. – Lunch in Howerton Dining Hall
1:00 p.m. – Campus tours
2:00 p.m. – Student Experience Fair
2:00 p.m. – Student Financial Services Appointments*
2:30 p.m. – Event concludes

*Optional, by appointment only.