• Apostle Island rock

Counselor Getaways

Schedule your own two-night stay, on us, in a townhouse on campus. You’ll have a full kitchen two private bathrooms, and two bedrooms. When you arrive, we’ll want to show you around campus, but the rest of the time is your to spend with your family or friends as you wish.

Counselor Weekend, July 14-16, 2017

The Admissions Office is excited to invite high school counselors, their spouses, partners, and families to spend Counselor Weekend living at Northland College and exploring the beautiful Chequamegon Bay and Apostle Islands region. Organized recreational options are available.

Sample Weekend Schedule


  • 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Check-in and move into campus housing
  • 12:30 p.m.
    Welcome lunch with admissions staff*
  • 1:30 p.m.
    Campus tour*
  • 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
    Exploring the Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center, Hwy 2, Ashland*
  • 6:00 p.m.
    Beach cookout, Maslowski Beach, Ashland*

Join us for our Summer Visit Day!

  • 8:45 a.m.
    Meet and greet with coffee and pastries
  • 9:00 a.m.
    Northland College Exposure Presentation
  • 10:00 a.m.
    Time with Executive Director of Admissions
  • 11:00 a.m.
    Open sessions
  • 11:45 a.m.
  • 12:45 p.m.
    Open sessions
  • 1:30 p.m.
    Wrap up
  • 2:00 p.m.
    Open free time to explore the Chequamegon Bay region

Open sessions: Guests are able to choose from a variety of session topics such as financial aid, student life, EcoLeague, sustainability tour, student research opportunities, athletics, curriculum related and Connections programs, and life after Northland.


  • 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
    Check-out of campus housing
  • 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
    Local attraction and recreational activity (optional)*

This schedule is subject to change. Attendees will be sent an official confirmation and visit packet including the final weekend schedule as the event weekend approaches.

*Additional guests are welcome to participate.

Register For Counselor Visits