Discover WT is free, and we have plenty of room for prospective and future BUFFS!
Online registration is available, you can also call 806.651.2020
For more information about Discover WT, call the Office of Admissions at 806-651-2020 or 1-800-99-WTAMU.
Schedule of Events *
9:00 am Check In – Legacy Hall (located in the Jack B. Kelley Student Center)
• Student Organizations and Services Fair
9:45 am Welcome in Legacy Hall
9:55 am WTAMU Admissions & Information for the Day
10:10 am Transition time to Classroom Center (CC) – Be sure to pick up your spirit gift!
10:20 am Concurrent sessions (to run every 20 minutes at 10:20 AM, 10:40 AM, and 11:00 AM)
[Choose three sessions to attend from the following options--all located in the Classroom Center]
• Admitted Students
• Residential Living
• Scholarships and Financial Aid
• Student Organizations
• Student Panel
• Study Abroad and the Honors Program
• Transfer Students
11:30 am Academic Showcase
• College of Agriculture, Science, and Engineering
• College of Business
• College of Education and Social Sciences
• College of Nursing and Health Sciences
• Sybil B. Harrington College of Fine Arts and Humanities
12:15 pm Lunch on your own
• The “CAF" (our residential dining hall) Open 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
1:00 pm and 1:30 pm Campus tour departs from the Buffalo Fountain
2-4 pm Suggestions for Optional Afternoon Activities:
• Tour Residence Halls - See your “home away from home”
• Shop in the University Bookstore
• Hike in Palo Duro Canyon
• Visit Panhandle Plains Historical Museum
• Visit “The Square” – Downtown Canyon shopping and business district. Many historical sites nearby, too.
• Tour Horse Center or Nance Ranch (each on your own) Watch the video about the Horse Center.
4:00 pm Tailgate opens at Kimbrough Memorial Stadium
6:00 pm Game Time! WTAMU vs. Eastern New Mexico University
*Schedule subject to some minor changes.
Please visit our lodging page for great room rates for WTAMU visitors.
Parking and Directions
Driving directions to Campus
Parking for the November event is on-campus in parking zone 12. Look for the large signs to direct you.
For weekday events, ample parking is available at the First United Bank Center. The large directional signs for Discover WT will lead you to parking zone 27. The WTAMU Shuttle Service will be available from this lot to the main campus and back,and University tour guides will be available to help guide and direct you. If you have any questions, please contact the Admissions office at 806-651-2020 or 1-800-WTAMU.
GPS Coordinates to First United Bank Center: 34.981012,-101.904055
Weather in the Panhandle can be unpredictable, plan ahead with 10-day forecast from weather.com.