The Golden Eagle Overview: Build a Life at CU.

On Golden Eagle Days, Cornerstone's campus comes alive with an added excitement. Prospective and current students combine: giving you an energized taste of what life will feel like on this campus. Meet students from all over the country and around the world.

During your visit, we promise you will come to understand the engaging faith of this campus, the passion and expertise of our faculty and the unique place you will get to hold as a member of the Cornerstone community. We are eager to meet you, and your parents, in person.

Register Online

Fall 2018 - Spring 2019

The Golden Eagle Day Schedule

  • Arrival (8:45 a.m.) — Guests arrive to Gainey Conference Center
  • You Matter (9 a.m.) — Welcome from university president (or cabinet member) and student body president
  • Faith Matters (10 a.m.) — University chapel
  • Academics Matter (11 a.m.) — Breakout sessions by major
  • Lunch (11:30 a.m.) — Lunch in the Dining Commons
  • Exploration Matters (12:15 p.m.) — Tour or class visit
  • Exploration Matters (1:30 p.m.) — Choose a tour, class visit or financial services session
  • Connections Matter (2:30 p.m.) — Individual meeting with your admissions counselor

Stay in a Residence Hall

Lots of prospective students choose to spend the night in a residence hall with a couple of Cornerstone students, getting a more personal experience of the campus and the beautiful city of Grand Rapids. All overnight stays are scheduled for the evening before a Golden Eagle Day.

Parents, Cornerstone has also put together a list of recommended hotels and discounted accommodations for your convenience.

Parent Accommodations