Alexander Correctional Institution Visiting Information:
Visitation is by appointment only. Attorney, non-contact, infirmary, clergy and media visits will occur Monday – Thursday (8:30 a.m.- 10:30 a.m., 1 – 3 p.m.). The Monday – Thursday visits must be scheduled at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance of the proposed visit and no greater than seven (7) days from the visit. Non-contact visits will last for one (1) hour. Attorney/media representatives must fax a letter on their appropriate letterhead stating the inmate that he/she would like to visit and the requested date and time of the visit. When approval is granted, the attorney/media representative will be notified of the time and the approximate duration of the visit. Friday and Saturday visits will be contact visits for inmates housed on the Blue, Green and Red Units and will be consistent with the rotating schedule already in place. January – March 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. Blue Unit July – September Upper Red Unit Green Unit – B Wing
1:30– 3:30 p.m. Lower Red Unit Green Unit – B,C,D,E,F Wings April – June 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. Lower Red Unit October – December Green Unit – B,C,D,E,F Wings
1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Blue Unit Upper Red Unit Green Unit – A Wing Approved visitors must contact the Visitation Appointment Officer by 5:00pm (Wednesday) each week to schedule a Friday visit and by 5:00pm (Thursday) to schedule a Saturday visit. Visitors may only schedule a Friday or Saturday visit during the week of the proposed visit. To schedule a visit, you may contact the Visitation Appointment Officer at (828)632-1379. If the person is not in, you may leave a message on the answering machine with your name, name of the inmate and OPUS Number of the inmate which you are requesting to visit, the day/time of the requested visit and the telephone number you can be reached at. The Visitation Appointment Officer will inform you if the visit has been approved
No time limit unless space availability is limited.