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Now offering campus tours by appointment!

With the lessening of COVID-19 restrictions, we are inviting prospective students to tour our campus. Tours will be held Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., by appointment. To schedule a tour, contact Admissions at (510) 436-1351 or Some facilities will not be open during the tour due to safety precautions. Guests will be required to wear a mask/face covering. Upon checking in at the front gate, guests will be asked health screening questions and will have their temperature checked.

We also encourage you to view our virtual tour to visit HNU from home. We look forward to welcoming you to campus, be it virtually or in person!

Pick a way to visit HNU

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Take an in-person campus tour

Tours are now available by appointment Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Contact Admissions at (510) 436-1351 or Note that some facilities will not be open during the tour due to safety precautions.

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Take a virtual campus tour

Visit HNU from home! Click around or try visiting campus through a virtual reality viewer.

Virtual tour
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Attend a virtual undergraduate info session or financial aid workshop

Meet our admissions staff and learn about student life at Holy Names, as well as the admissions and financial aid process and scholarship opportunities.

Holy Name University Teaching Student

Attend a virtual graduate information session

Meet HNU faculty and admissions staff during a virtual info session.

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Schedule a group visit

Once we are cleared for visitors again, please contact the main Admissions Office at (510) 436-1351 or to schedule a group visit. Check back for updates.

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Attend an HNU event

Our signature open house event for prospective undergraduate students will be a series of virtual events this year!

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Attend a First Friday for Transfer Students

Every first Friday of the month, you’ll have the opportunity for an on-the-spot admission decision, and consultations with advising and financial aid. At this time, First Fridays will be conducted virtually.

Nursing student

Attend a Nursing Thursday

Planning to study nursing? Get all of your questions answered about programs available, requirements, and financial assistance.