Walla Walla University and What You Should Know

Walla Walla University is one of the best private Christian institutions in the country. Since it was founded in 1892, this academy of higher learning has prepared thousands of students to succeed both personally and professionally. Whether you’re taking a tour of the university for a prospective student, attending a sports game, visiting a current student, or you’re in town for an alumni event, find out everything you need to know about visiting the campus.

Make the most of your visit to Walla Walla University! Download our free Vacation Guide to get the best local recommendations. From museums to wineries, we’ve listed our picks for the best of the best in Walla Walla and the Tri-Cities. We love helping our guests plan their perfect getaway, and our Vacation Guide allows us to do just that! Download it today to get started.

Walla Walla University Events

Walla Walla University is a hotbed of fantastic lectures, both academically and spiritually based, as well as sports games. If you’re visiting a student on campus, be sure to check out the Walla Walla University calendar of events. You can sort the events by topic, including spiritual life, arts, athletics, and more. These events include student recitals, lectures by visiting professors and speakers, and home games with Walla Walla University’s many teams.

Walla Walla University Athletics

Go Wolves! Walla Walla has some great men’s and women’s teams. The men’s teams include basketball, cross-country, golf, and soccer, while the women’s teams are basketball, cross-country, golf, and volleyball. Check their athletics calendar for a full composite schedule of games!

Attend a Walla Walla University Alumni Event

Are you an alumnus of the university? There are a ton of fantastic events that will get you back on campus and keep you up-to-date with all the wonderful new (and old) initiatives of the school. From fundraising events that help fund scholarships to mixers that allow you to make new connections, you won’t have to search hard to find a good excuse to visit. Check out their alumni calendar to get details on all the events!

Stay at Cameo Heights Mansion

Just because you’re visiting Walla Walla University doesn’t mean you have to stay in a dorm! Book a room at Cameo Heights Mansion, which is just a 30-minute drive from the campus. We offer an outstanding selection of rooms, each featuring luxurious amenities and decorated in a chic, unique style.

While you’re staying, consider reserving a table at our onsite restaurant, The Vine @ Cameo Heights Mansion. Considered to be the best restaurant in the Walla Walla and Tri-Cities areas, The Vine specializes in a prix-fixe, seven-course style of dining, though guests are free to order a la carte if they choose. Chef Nathan Carlson utilizes fresh and local ingredients whenever possible to create new and innovative takes on classic recipes. A trip to Walla Walla is not complete without a visit to The Vine! So don’t forget to reserve your table and enjoy a one-of-a-kind dining experience.

Check our availability and book today! We look forward to having you.