Visit the Prescott College Campus

The Prescott Area and Prescott College - Beauty and Excitement

Prospective students for Prescott College's bachelor's, master's or doctoral degree programs have two options for visiting campus:

General Campus Visits

One option is to schedule an individualized visit that includes meeting with Admissions and Financial Aid staff and taking a tour of campus. These general campus visits are available any weekday (Monday - Friday, except holidays), usually starting at 10 am.

To schedule a general campus visit, please fill out the form below (You are invited to visit Prescott College), or contact the Admissions Office at 877-350-2100 extension 2100

Preview Days

Another option is for prospective students to attend one of our Preview Days which take place periodically throughout the year. Preview Day is an open house event which features additional opportunities for prospective students to mingle and interact with various representatives from the College -- often including Admissions, Financial Aid, Student Life, and Housing, as well as current students and faculty when available.

Family and friends are welcome to join you! Follow this Learn more and RSVP for Preview Day.

Visiting prospective students for the Resident Undergraduate Degree are eligible to receive a $250 Visit Grant upon completion of a general campus visit or attendance at Preview Day. If you are accepted to and enrolled in the Resident Undergraduate program during the following Academic Year, this grant will be applied automatically to your student bill.

Getting to Prescott College

By Plane

Flying into Phoenix

Phoenix’s Sky Harbor Airport is the nearest large airport, about 100 miles from Prescott. Plan to make shuttle arrangements coinciding with airline arrival and departure. Shuttle vans run several times daily between various locations in Prescott and Sky Harbor Airport (see below). Travel to and from the airport and Prescott is approximately 2 hours.

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport is a smaller airport in the Phoenix area which houses Allegiant, Spirit, and Frontier Airlines. There are no direct shuttles between Prescott and this airport, but students can take a shuttle between Sky Harbor and Gateway (  Phoenix Gateway Direct  or 855-982-2555). The shuttle between airports takes about 45 minutes.

Flying into Love Field, Prescott

There is also a small airfield near Prescott,  Earnest A. Love Field  .  Great Lakes Airlines provides daily direct flights to and from Ontario, CA (ONT), Farmington, NM (Durango, CO), and Denver, CO. Through a code share agreement with United Airlines, many other US and international destinations are available.

Great Lakes Reservations at (800) 554-5111.

By Car

From I-40 (Flagstaff)

Take Interstate I-17 south towards Phoenix (approximately 62 miles)
Take exit #278 onto AZ-169 toward Prescott – go .3 miles
Turn right on Cherry Rd. (AZ-169) - go 15 miles
Turn right on AZ-69 – go 1.6 miles
Continue to follow AZ-69 – go 13.2 miles (note: Prescott Valley is a separate community from Prescott)
Take ramp onto Gurley St. (AZ-69 becomes Gurley St.) – go 1.8 miles
Continue west on Gurley Street (past the courthouse square and Whiskey Row) to Grove Ave.
Turn right on Grove – Prescott College is located on the second and third blocks on the left
The Welcome Center is at the corner of Western and Grove. It is a concrete building. 

From I-17 (Phoenix)

Take Interstate I-17 north toward Flagstaff (approximately 62 miles)
Take exit #262 onto AZ-69 west toward Prescott/Cordes Junction Rd. – go 33.8 miles
Take ramp onto Gurley St. (AZ-69 becomes Gurley St.) – go 1.8 miles
Continue west on Gurley Street (past the courthouse square and Whiskey Row) to Grove Ave.
Turn right on Grove – Prescott College is located on the second and third blocks on the left.
The Welcome Center is at the corner of Western and Grove. It is a concrete building with solar panels,
and the entrance is from the parking lot. Visitor parking is available.

By Shuttle Service

Airport Shuttles between Prescott and PHX:

Arizona Shuttle  For service to and from Tucson, Phoenix, Prescott, Sedona, Flagstaff, (800) 304-6114

Before you arrive at Prescott College, you should download the Prescott College  Campus Map