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In-Person Campus Tours

Please note: In-person tours will be unavailable September 3-17 inclusive. Information about our self-guided tour and virtual tour are available below.

In preparation for residence move-in, residence tours will not be available after Monday, August 29th until late September. 

We are happy to announce that in-person campus tours have resumed and are available by registration only.

Queen’s continues to strongly encourage everyone to receive updated vaccinations and boosters, as these remain the best way to protect yourself and the community against serious illness from COVID-19.

A list of available tour dates can be found below. Note that if a date is "sold out" we are unable to add your name to a waitlist. 

Tours last approximately 1 1/2 to 2 hours, so please dress for the weather and bring comfortable footwear.

Tours leave from the front entrance of Gordon Hall (74 Union Street West). Please do not arrive more than 15 minutes before your tour time. Tour guides will meet attendees in front of the building to check them in. More information on directions to campus and parking can be found here. 

If you've recently completed a campus tour we'd appreciate feedback on your experience! Access our short survey by clicking here. 

Teachers and Guidance Counsellors! Are you interested in bringing a class for a group tour? Mondays are reserved just for school groups. To arrange a tour please contact tours@queensu.ca 

 

 

 

 


Audio Tour

Enjoy this audio tour, featuring the voices of Queen's own Campus Tour Guides. This tour can be used while walking through both Kingston campuses, or while sitting at home! If using as a walking tour, the clips will play automatically once you reach the building. If you are using at home, you will have to select each stop and listen at your own time. Enjoy! Click here to access the audio tour. 


Self-Guided Walking Tour

Click here to access to our self-guided walking tour PDF


Guided Virtual Campus Tour

Join our Campus Tour team for a guided virtual tour on Zoom to learn more about Queen's campus and student life! Current students will present a photo slideshow with campus information and their own experiences, followed by an opportunity for Q&A. Available virtual tour dates will be listed below with the corresponding registration link.

Fall 2022 Virtual Campus Tour schedule will be available in late September. 
 

One-On-One Call With a Current Queen's Student

Looking to speak with a current Queen's student? Learn more about a real student perspective through an informal chat with one of our student tour guides and have your questions answered! Calls are half an hour in length.
Click here to book a one-on-one session

 

Queen's Virtual Tour

Come explore our campus from anywhere in the world! Our new virtual tour will take you through key locations, giving you a glimpse of what student life is like at Queen's. See our buildings, lecture halls, labs, dining halls, recreation facilities and more. Over the coming months we'll be adding more material to the tour, including interactive 360 images that will help you feel like you're right on campus. 

Click on one of the photos below to be taken to the virtual experience platform!
Note: you can access the other tours from within the platform

 

 

Additional Resources

As we continue to augment our campus tours experience, we have collected a number of videos and images that will help you get a sense of what the inside of campus is like. While this site was originally tailored to our incoming Class of 2024, the video and imagery is still helpful as you consider Queen’s. Note that this content was created before COVID-19 became a factor in our lives. They show our beautiful campus and our close-knit community.

We are all very much looking forward to welcoming our prospective students and families back to campus!

     

 

Pictured above: Gordon Hall, home to Queen's Campus Tours Program and Queen's Undergraduate Admission and Recruitment.