Application Requirements

Applicants are expected to have completed a strong college preparatory program of study from an accredited high school. Admission to the university will be competitive based on a combination of the applicant’s overall high school academic record, standardized test scores, and other factors that will provide a holistic view of the applicant.  To apply, all first time freshmen must submit the following to complete an application: 

  • Online application with $35 application fee or acceptable fee waiver* (OR)
  • Paper application with $45 application fee or acceptable fee waiver*
  • Official high school transcript
  • SAT or ACT scores
  • One 500 word essay
  • One teacher or counselor letter of recommendation (fall applicants only) **

*For more information about acceptable fee waivers, please click here.
** Fall 2014 applicants applying during the summer months (June - August) may submit one recommendation from a teacher, counselor, coach, supervisor, volunteer coordinator or clergyman (i.e. pastor, priest, rabbi, deacon, minister, etc.).

To apply online, please click here.  Likewise, to submit an electronic fee waiver, transcript and/or letter(s) of recommendation, please click here.

More information on the academic requirements and other factors considered for admission to the university is available under Academic Requirements