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Game Day Visit Experience

Experience game day at Emporia State University

Game Day Visit Experience

Wondering what a game day looks like at Emporia State University? Here is your chance! Sign up for a Game Day Visit Experience and see ESU at its finest! During this event, you will:

  • Spend the morning with admissions learning why and how you can become a Hornet.
  • Take a campus tour from a current ESU student to become familiar with campus.
  • Enjoy a fun filled pre-game tailgate event to develop your black and gold spirit.
  • Attend the ESU football game.

Students and their guests will receive up to four tickets to the ESU football game, as well as VIP tickets to the Live at the Hive, Presented by Busch Light tailgate tent.


  • October 8—ESU vs. University of Central Missouri
  • November 12—ESU vs. Northwest Missouri State University


  • 9:45 – Check-in
  • 10:00-10:30 – Admissions Presentation
  • 10:30-11:30 – Campus Tour ending at Tailgate Experience
  • 11:30-12:30 – Tailgate Experience
  • 12:30-1:00 – Enter the Stadium
  • 1:00 – ESU Football Kickoff
Students cheering at game

Game Day Visit Registration

See why ESU bleeds black and gold and register for your visit today.

Game Day visit registration

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Getting here + getting around

Where to park + where to go

Campus visitors meet on the east side of the Memorial Union, located at 1331 Market St., Emporia, KS 66801. We have designated admissions parking spots and metered parking just for you in front of the Memorial Union. Don't pay the meter - we will give you a parking pass. We'll be there to greet you just inside the east doors of the union.

Requests for accommodation

If you are a person with a disability and need accommodations while visiting campus, please request accommodations at least 72 hours prior to your campus visit. Student Accessibility and Support Services in conjunction with admissions will arrange accommodations for you. For questions, please contact:

Student Accessibility and Support Services (SASS)
William Allen White Library, room 209K
Phone: 620-341-6637
Fax: 620-341-6640

Map of Emporia State campus

Parking + Maps

View our parking and campus maps before you visit. We've got a parking space saved just for you!

Parking + Maps
Emporia State University Wooster Lake bridge

Where to stay

View the Visitor's Guide for information on where to stay. Ask us about lodging discounts!

Where to stay
Downtown Emporia

City of Emporia

While you're visiting campus, take some time to explore the beautiful town of Emporia. You'll be glad you did.

City of Emporia