a bird's eye view of the Central State University campus as featured by TheGrio

Tour Campus

Discover Central State University

Discover the wonders of Central State and be mesmerized by the breathtaking view of our legendary clock tower and dynamic Student Center. Get a taste of what it's like to be a Marauder as our enthusiastic student guides take you on a tour, or take a self-guided tour at your own pace. 

Interested in developing a deeper understanding of your future Central State community? Sign up for a Marauder-led campus tour — it's the ultimate way to discover all that the campus has to offer. View campus map

Take a self-guided tour 

Excited to explore the University on your own terms? No worries about pre-registering for guided tours. You're welcome to drop by the campus anytime and freely discover our expansive 638-acre premises at your own pace.

Plan your visit

Once you have registered for your campus tour, you'll need to know some details such as driving directions and parking locations. Here's everything you need to know.

  • Getting to the Central State campus is convenient with highways connecting to Interstate 71 from all directions. The campus is situated at 1400 Brush Row Road in Wilberforce, Ohio.

  • Welcome to campus! When you arrive, park in the lot of the Norman E. Ward Sr. Center and head to the Admissions Office lobby on the ground level of the building. Our friendly team will be there to greet you and start the tour. If you encounter any issues or are running late, please don't hesitate to give us a call at 937-376-6348. We're here to help!

  • If you're looking for practical and affordable lodging solutions, check out the many options in Fairborn, Xenia, Yellow Springs, and Cedarville.

  • Lost or running late for your tour? Call 937-376-6249. To reschedule, return to the registration link to select a new date and time. 

Make your move