Tour the Campus

See Central State University in person

A campus tour puts you up close and personal with Central State. Whether your tour is self- or student-guided, you will see our iconic 1906 clock tower, the lively student center, and much more. If you sign up for group or individual student-led tours, you will gain firsthand insights into Marauder life. 

Aerial View of Campus

Register for an in-person tour

What is the best way to get to know your future Central State family? Register for a Marauder-led campus tour. 

Take a self-guided tour 

Want the flexibility to discover the University on your own? You do not need to register in advance for self-guided tours. You can just come to campus, and explore our 638 acres at your own pace. 


Plan your visit

From driving directions to where to park, here is everything you need to know after you have registered for your campus tour.

  • The Central State campus is easily accessible from all directions via highways that connect with Interstate 71. We are located at 1400 Brush Row Road in Wilberforce, Ohio.

  • When you arrive, please park in the Norman E. Ward Sr. Center parking lot and proceed to the Admissions Office lobby on the ground level of the building.

    We will greet you and begin the tour from there. Lost or running late? Please call us at 937-376-6348. 

  • Choose from a range of convenient and affordable options in nearby Fairborn, Xenia, Yellow Springs, and Cedarville.

  • If you are lost or running late for your tour, please call 937-376-6348. To reschedule, please return to the registration link to select a new date and time. 

Make your move