Freshman Admisisons
csu app


All applicants must submit:

  • High School transcript, GED results or home-schooled portfolio
  • Official ACT or SAT scores
  • Personal essay*
  • Letter of recommendation**
  • $25 non-refundable application fee 
* Applicants who apply via the school website can complete/upload the personal essay at that time. Applicants who submit an application via common app must answer the essay question on that application.

** Letters of recommendation can be completed by a teacher, school counselor, mentor, coach, or employer and sent to

High school Applicants must have completed:

  • 4 years of English
  • 3 years of Math
  • 3 years of Social Studies
  • 3 years of Science
  • 2 years of foreign language, music, vocational education or art

GED certificate or Home schooled applicants must have:

  • ACT composite of 18 or
  • SAT composite of 960

Admitted applicants are required to provide a final Official High School transcript with graduation date prior to beginning classes.

Note: Applicants can request ACT or SAT scores to be sent to CSU – code 0992 by contacting the below agencies
Agency Website Phone Number
ACT ACT (319)337-1313
SAT College Board (609)771-7600
Note: ACT Prep Guidebook  

To guarantee your application is considered for early decision and merit scholarship opportunities.

Late applicants will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis for admissions and financial assistance.