Jay for a Day events will be scheduled on the following dates in 2019: February 20, 28; March 18, 25, 27; and April 24. Please check back in January to register for one of these special events or choose one of our other visit opportunities.

Jay for a Day

Experience life as an Elizabethtown College Blue Jay this spring! Customize the day to fit your academic and cocurricular interests, identify areas of our campus you would like to see and which professors, coaches and program directors you would like to meet.

Registration fills quickly for this popular program. Begin by choosing a date below to customize your Jay for a Day experience!


There is no formal program for parents. Due to limited space, we prefer that only students attend classes. If students plan to spend the night on campus, they should arrive at the Office of Admissions by 4 p.m. the evening before their visit.


8:30 a.m.

Arrive in the Jaywalk for registration and continental breakfast

9 a.m.


9:30 a.m.

Observe morning classes (required)

Financial aid check-up for parents (by registration only)

11 a.m.

Lunch in the Marketplace

Tour of campus facilities

Various campus appointments

12:30 p.m.

Financial aid check-up for parents (by registration only)