Schedule your campus visit today

You must see our beautiful campus for yourself. Here, we offer a safe, fun, supportive and friendly community for you to transform your college experience into a rock-solid foundation for success – in your career and in your life. Mount Ida provides a small, private New England college experience and our convenient location in Newton, Massachusetts, just eight miles from Boston, makes it easy to get here. People visit campus and love it. You will too.

We’ve put helpful driving directions and public transportation directions in one place to help you find our campus.


Campus visit options

We know that you and your family have very busy schedules. That’s why we have designed a visit program with many different options. If you require ADA accommodations, please contact before your visit.

Weekday campus tours. You can also take one of our regularly scheduled campus tours during the week. During the school year, we offer tours at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Schedule a 10:00 a.m. weekday campus tour
Schedule a 1:00 p.m. weekday campus tour

Weekend information sessions. Throughout the year, we also host information sessions one Saturday per month, which include an admissions presentation, a campus tour and an opportunity to meet some of our select professors. If you are looking to become a student-athlete, please contact the coach in advance. You may see a list of our weekend information sessions and reserve your spot here.

Design Day. The School of Design is hosting Design Day, a unique opportunity to fully experience what it’s like to be a design student at Mount Ida College. Explore the various cutting-edge design programs, studios, and technology as you participate in hands-on workshops with our industry-leading faculty and School of Design students. The event takes place Wednesday, February 22, 2017To learn more, please click here.

Please note the following programs are full for registration:

  • Graphic Design
  • Interior Architecture and Design 

Junior Open House. Mount Ida College welcomes high school juniors, sophomores and other students starting their college search to join us at our upcoming Junior Open House on Saturday, April 29, 2017. Junior Open House is an excellent chance for you and your family to learn more about Mount Ida College and what makes it a special place. To learn more, please click here.

Small group meeting and tour with an admissions counselor. If you find our regular tours and events don’t work for you, we encourage you to schedule a small group tour with us. One of our admissions experts would be happy to provide a personalized introduction to what Mount Ida can offer you, then you can take a tour of the campus that focuses on your areas of interest. Please email Admissions to schedule an appointment here.