First-year Undergraduate Admissions

Who is considered a first-year student?

You can apply as an on-campus first-year undergraduate student if you:  

  • Plan to study for a bachelor’s degree; and

  • Have a high school diploma or GED, including if you are a recent high school graduate.

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Note: If you are a high school student seeking dual enrollment to earn high school and college credits simultaneously (College Credit Plus), you must fill out the Global Online application.


Admissions requirements

Here’s what you need to apply as a first-year undergraduate: 

  • A high school diploma or GED; and

  • A GPA of at least 2.2. 

Want to apply for scholarship funding?  

You may need to submit an ACT or SAT test score with a minimum ACT score of 18 or SAT equivalent for various academic programs. 

How to apply

Submitting Your Documents

Start getting your documents together. You’ll need to submit your high school transcript and text scores (optional) by the Aug. 1 deadline to begin during the Fall Term.

Where to submit your documents

Once you receive your transcript from your high school and have gathered any other documents, you can submit them by email or through the online platforms that allow you to transmit them securely. Use one of these methods to submit your documents:  



Recruitment specialist 

Admissions processor

Online submissions


National Student Clearinghouse