Due to COVID-19, Buena Vista University has suspended all campus visits through April 6. We still encourage you to sign up for a visit, which will be done virtually. Sign up today and we will schedule your virtual visit.

Seniors- we have extended our Beaver Visit Grant deadline to April 30. Make your virtual visit between now and April 30 and receive a $1,000 per year BVU scholarship!


Imagine your college years on the shores of Storm Lake: vibrant community life, academic excellence, athletic prowess, and hands-on preparation for a meaningful life. We’re building big things in Iowa. Come to campus and see for yourself.

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Meet Us at the Lake

Our faculty, coaches, and admissions counselors will tell you that nothing compares to an in-person visit to BVU’s campus. Whether you’re starting your college career with BVU, transferring, or coming from many miles away, we want you to see our campus community with your own eyes. Schedule your personalized visit, or plan on attending an upcoming event by registering today. Questions? Request more info below. 

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Directions to BVU

All roads lead to Buena Vista university! Get directions to campus, local hotel information, and more.

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Deadline Extended

Beaver Visit Grant

High school seniors and college transfer students: receive a $1,000 per year award when you make a virtual BVU visit to our Storm Lake campus before April 30, 2020.

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What's it like to visit BVU?

When you come to campus, you’ll meet with professors who are experts in your areas of interest, sit in on classes, and get to know students who took the same steps you are now taking to create your future. Above all, you'll have an experience that's tailored to you. 

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