Welcome to the Birthplace
of Leaders.

How does it feel to trace the footsteps of some of our nation's most revered leaders? Come see the United States Air Force Academy for yourself, and find out.

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If you are interested in pursuing an appointment to the United States Air Force Academy (USAFA) and plan to visit the campus, you may wish to participate one of our admissions events. We offer two types of events throughout the summer.

Our admissions events are restricted to only those students who are eligible and interested in applying to USAFA and their guests. These events can help prospective applicants gain a deeper understanding of the Air Force Academy environment.

Spring Admissions Events:

Our admissions event is approximately 2 and a half hours. This event will consist of a presentation given by an admissions advisor (a recent graduate of the Academy), a question and answer session with an Admissions Counselor present, and a walking tour given by a current cadet. Our admissions event dates are:

May 14 and 17

Check-in at Visitor Center: 1:45 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Admissions Briefing: 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Question & Answer Session: 2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Cadet Area Walking Tour: 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Please click here to register.

Summer Admissions Events:

This summer, the Admissions Office offers two types of events: Discover USAFA and Explore USAFA.

Discover USAFA includes our admissions briefing, Q&A session and a guided walking tour of the cadet area.

Explore USAFA includes our admission briefing and Q&A session. Afterwards, our guests can explore the campus on a self-guided tour.

May 29 – Discover USAFA
May 31 – Discover USAFA

June 25 – Explore USAFA
June 26 – Explore USAFA
June 29 – Explore USAFA

Dates for July and August will be posted in the coming weeks.

Register here to sign up for an event.

Check-in at Visitor Center: 9:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Admissions Briefing: 9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Question & Answer Session: 10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
*Cadet Area Walking Tour or Self-Guided Tour: 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Touring campus is a physically strenuous activity that includes walking long distances, often uphill, and several flights of stairs. We recommend visitors drink plenty of water and check the weather forecast one to two days prior to the visit. Please dress comfortably and appropriately for our changing weather.

When nonessential USAFA personnel are directed not to report to work due to weather conditions, the scheduled admissions event will be canceled. This is for the safety of both our visitors and our admissions team. Check local media sources for status when there is current or projected inclement weather.