Virtual Tour

Take our interactive virtual tour to see where students are forging paths of their own at BVU. Journey inside academic buildings, residence halls, and athletic facilities. We’re building something special in Iowa — see for yourself. 

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Welcome to Buena Vista University, our picturesque, 60-acre campus located along the shores of Storm Lake in northwest Iowa. Take a virtual tour and see how BVU is reclaiming what it means to be rural with our state-of-the-art facilities, groundbreaking academic programs, and supportive student life.


The only way to know if BVU is your future college home: make a visit! We’re excited to show you our lakeside campus. View upcoming visit days, plan a tour, and find directions to campus.

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