Frequently Asked Questions for Class Visits

Who can attend a class visit?

High school seniors and transfer students. Class visit reservations are for the prospective student only. Family and friends may not sit in on classes.

How do I register to sit in on classes?

Required online registration is available to high school seniors and transfer students as part of their Campus Visit reservation. 24-hour notice is required.

Can high school juniors or younger prospective students sit in on classes?

No, class visits are for high school seniors and transfer students only.

Can I sit in on more than one class?

Yes, eligible students may register online for any class(es) with open availability. Please keep in mind class start and end times when scheduling other classes and/or other campus visit activities, such as campus tours, information sessions, and interviews. If you want to sit in on a class on the day before/after another campus visit activity, you will need to complete a separate Campus Visit registration.

What is expected of me when I visit a class at Scripps?

You are expected to arrive on time and introduce yourself to the professor, to stay for the entire class session and observe and/or participate in the class discussion.

Can I learn more about the class(es) before or after I register?

Yes, you can read course descriptions by accessing the Course Catalog.

Why aren’t there classes available on the date of my visit?

Classes may not be in session or open to visitors, the class visit spots are full, the 24-hour registration deadline has passed, or you are not eligible to visit classes at this time.

How do I find my reserved class(es) on campus?

Class name, start/end time, and campus building/room number are available to you when you register and will be included in your Campus Visit confirmation and reminder emails. Campus maps are available online and in the Office of Admission.

What do I do when I arrive to class?

Please be on time and introduce yourself to the professor before class starts. Take a seat, be attentive, and thank the professor!

Can I register to sit in on classes when I arrive to campus?

No, class visits require 24-hour notice, as well as online registration.

Who should I contact if I have more questions?

Feel free to email or call 909-621-8149 with any further questions.