Visit IIT College of Architecture

Individual Campus Visits for Potential Students
We invite you to visit the College of Architecture to view our facilities, meet with admissions staff and see the student work in progress. We recommend visiting on a Monday, Wednesday or Friday between 2:00 pm and 4:00 pm when architecture design studios are in session.

Individual visits to the College of Architecture begin by scheduling an appointment through the Undergraduate (312-567-5189 or or Graduate Admissions Office (312-567-3020 or Please indicate that you are interested in visiting with the Architecture department, a visit to our department will then be coordinated.

Architectural Campus Tours
If you are interested in a more in-depth tour of Mies van der Rohe’s campus and the significant campus architecture we encourage you to take one of the tours offered by the Mies van der Rohe Society or the Chicago Architecture Foundation. See links in right-hand column.

NOTE: All guests in S. R. Crown Hall must register at the Dean's Office, located in room UC4, Upper Level. All guests and visitors must follow College of Architecture and University rules while innside Crown Hall.

Open House
Before Commencement Day each spring, the College of Architecture mounts a display of the best and most innovative student work from the past academic year. The event is free and open to the public. Call 312.567.3312 or email for information.

Open House - TBA
Admitted Graduate Student Weekend
All admitted IIT Architecture graduate students are invited to attend our Admitted Graduate Student Weekend in April. Friday's events will include faculty presentations and tours of College facilities. Saturday activities will include a tour of Chicago and lunch downtown. A detailed schedule is forthcoming.