Purple Visit Day

Experience the University of Evansville on a Purple Visit Day! A Purple Visit Day is a great way to learn how to become a UE student. If you are an applied senior, you have the opportunity to take the ACT Residual, which is a campus-based national ACT exam. Check out the Purple Visit Day schedule below.

Upcoming Purple Visit Days

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Purple Visit Schedule

Please note: Evansville is on Central Time

Time Event
8:00- 8:15 Check-in at Ridgway University Center
8:15- 8:50 Welcome and Admission Overview
9:00-11:00 Academic Session with your area of study and sit in on a Class
11:00 Activity and Information Session*
12:00- 1:00 Lunch
1:00 Campus Tour. Pick-up your UE gear following the tour

* Learn about Career Development, Study Abroad, Student Life, and Student Success/ Academic Resources during this session

What is the ACT Residual Exam?

The ACT Residual is available to applied seniors. If you are interested in taking the exam, it can be added to your schedule. It is just like the national ACT test with the following exceptions:

  • Campus-Based – the ACT Residual is good only at UE and cannot be transferred.
  • Small Test Groups – no large cafeterias or gymnasiums with hundreds of test takers.
  • Quicker Scoring – UE will score your test within five business days.

What to bring to campus if taking the exam

  • Photo identification (driver’s license or school ID)
  • $45 (cash or money order only; no credit or debit cards)
  • #2 pencils
  • Calculator

Office Phone:
1-833-BeAnAce (1-833-232-6223)

Office E-mail:

Office Location:
1800 Lincoln Ave. Evansville Indiana 47722