Undergraduate Admission Requirements
Admission Dates and Fees
Late applications will be considered after the Priority Date if the student
International Admission Dates and Fees
All international student admission documents must be received by the International Document Due Date:
An admission file that becomes complete after the International Document Due Date will be considered for admission to the next semester.
Admission Policies and Procedures
Admission to the university does not assure admission into any of the professional colleges (Business Administration, Education, Engineering, or Nursing and Health Sciences) or into any program with secondary admission requirements.
All admission documents must be submitted directly to the Admissions Office. Official transcripts should be sent directly from the schools involved, and official test scores should be sent directly from the appropriate testing agency. All transcripts in languages other than English or Spanish must be accompanied by a certified English translation.
All documents submitted to the university for admission purposes become part of the official files of the university and cannot be released or returned to the student or another institution.
HIGH SCHOOL PREPARATION: The university strongly encourages students to take high school courses that will give them the academic preparation necessary to pursue a baccalaureate degree. The high school curriculum listed below constitutes the current minimum recommended preparation for university level work.
Using one year of high school study to equal one credit, the recommended list requires 21 or 22 credits. For students who have graduated from U.S. high schools within the past five years, the course work listed above will be required for admission to the university beginning with the summer session of 2004. For admission beginning the summer of 2000, students must have completed a minimum of 16-1/2 of the credits above, including 4 in English. Students in science and engineering need an additional credit, preferably in mathematics. Students admitted for the summer session of 2002 must have completed a minimum of 18-1/2 of the credits above, including 4 in English. Students in science and engineering need an additional credit, preferably in mathematics.
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