Steps Toward Admission

No matter what type of student you are, here are the steps you'll need to know. A quick overview of admissions requirements and how to apply. Gather your items. Collect your thoughts. Go!

FRESHMAN


High School Seniors & First Time Students

  1. Complete the Undergraduate Online Application  or printable application
  2. Send your SAT or ACT scores & official high school transcript, or GED to:
    Clarion University of Pennsylvania
    Office of Admissions
    840 Wood Street
    Clarion, PA 16214
  3. Pay the online application fee. $35 with a credit card online.

Transfer


Transferring & Community College Students

  1. Complete the Undergraduate Online Application or printable application
  2. Send ALL previous college transcripts,  official high school transcript or GED* to:
    Clarion University of Pennsylvania
    Office of Admissions
    840 Wood Street
    Clarion, PA 16214
  3. Pay the online application fee. $35 with a credit card online.

*High school transcripts or GED required for those who have fewer then 15 transferable credits and/or are applicants for the ASN or BSN.

graduate


Master’s and Doctoral Degree Students

  1. Complete the Graduate Online Application
  2. Send your application portfolio with all supporting documentation to:
    Clarion University of Pennsylvania
    Graduate Programs - 306 Becht Hall
    840 Wood Street
    Clarion, PA 16214
  3. Pay the online application fee. $40 with a credit card online.
Learn more about Graduate Programs

international


International Students- Freshman

  1. Complete the Online Application for Undergraduate
  2. All non-native English speakers must submit an official English proficiency test score - TOEFL, IELTS, DuoLingo, University of Cambridge ESOL Exam or SAT/ACT
  3. Submit official, English-translated copies of all secondary school transcripts
  4. Submit a copy of your passport- copy of the picture page
  5. Pay the online application fee with a credit card online

International Students - Transfer


  1. Complete the Online Application for either Undergraduate or Graduate
  2. All non-native English speakers must submit an official English proficiency test score - TOEFL, IELTS, DuoLingo, University of Cambridge ESOL Exam or SAT/ACT
  3. Submit official, English-translated copies of all secondary (high school)* and post-secondary (college/university) transcripts. Post-secondary transcripts much include course descriptions.
    *High school transcripts required for those who have fewer then 15 transferable credits and/or are applicants for the ASN or BSN.
  4. Submit a copy of your passport- copy of the picture page.
  5. Pay the online application fee with a credit card online.

Send all supporting documentation to:
Clarion University of Pennsylvania
Office of Admissions
840 Wood Street
Clarion, PA 16214

Learn more about International Programs

Looking to take fewer than 12 credits?

Quick Admit Form - For students pursuing non-degree study. Available for students visiting from another university to get ahead.

Have you previously applied to Clarion?

Reactivation Form - For students who have applied within the past two years but did not attend Clarion.

Looking to earn College credits while in High School?
Last Updated 2/6/19