Discovery Day - Montreat College

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, September 23 – Cybersecurity Discovery Day (Registration coming soon!) 
  • Friday, October 21 – General Discovery Day (Registration coming soon!)
  • Friday, November 11 – General Discovery Day (Registration coming soon!)

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 23

Subject to change

9:30 a.m. – Check In
10:00 a.m. – Welcome Session
11:00 a.m. – Campus Tours
12:00 p.m. – Lunch and learn with Cybersecurity faculty,
students, and industry leaders
1:00 p.m. – RETR3AT Cybersecurity Conference breakout sessions
2:00 p.m. – Financial Services Appointments*

*Optional for guests who sign-up for a 15-minute appointment.