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Welcome Prospective Freshmen
Each day, our Admissions team assists future HPU students and parents in their journey to find their perfect college. Our students come from 50 states and 53 countries, but they have at least one thing in common: the desire to be extraordinary! At HPU, our commitment to prepare students for a life of success and significance is rooted in a powerful combination of fast-paced innovation and strong values. We have a healthy obsession for connecting the foundation-building liberal arts education with career-focused outcomes.
Future HPU Students
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    Honesty and consistency are key
    Be honest on your application, and be consistent throughout with facts and details.
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    Our application is a tool for us to get to know you, which means that nothing is unimportant.
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How to Apply
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Complete and submit your application for admission and all required supporting application forms online using The Common App.

Ask your guidance or college counselor to send your official high school transcript to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions or upload to the Common App.

Ask your guidance or college counselor to complete and submit the Common App’s Counselor Report form.

Please provide one letter of recommendation from either your counselor or a teacher.

High Point University is test optional. If you would like to be considered for our Presidential Scholarship Program or Honors Scholar Program, an SAT or ACT score is required.

Request that the official results of the SAT or ACT be sent to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. High Point University’s SAT code is 5293; the ACT code is 3108.

At High Point University, we want to know more about you! As a result, we have partnered with ZeeMee. It is a free app that allows you to upload photos and videos to share more of your story with us. Simply go to ZeeMee.com to get the app on iOS or Android. Once you have added photos and videos that share about your interests and passions with us, copy and paste your ZeeMee link into your High Point University application. We also welcome links to personal web pages or other platforms such at Cirkled In and LifeStream. Please note that submitting a profile link is not a requirement and the evaluation of your admissions application will not be delayed as long as all materials are received by the stated deadlines.

Tuition & Fees
At High Point University we believe that a quality education is one of the most important investments that you can make.
Recommended Preparation
  • English 4 units
  • Math 4 units (Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II)
  • Science 3 units (At Least 1 Lab Sciences)
  • Social Studies 3 units (History & Social Sciences)
  • Foreign Language 3 units of the same language
Deadlines & Decision Dates
The Graduate Admissions office invites applications from students whose academic preparation and career interest suggest capability for success in pursuit of a graduate degree.
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Check out the 8 “Light Bulb” Moments of Project Discovery – your guide to uncovering your academic passion.
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Check out the 8 “Light Bulb” Moments of Project Discovery – your guide to uncovering your academic passion.
Fellowship Programs & Honors Scholars
Fellowship Programs & Honors Scholars
Are you ready for a more challenging and in-depth academic experience? High Point University offers the following innovative programs and fellowships to help you achieve those goals.
College Fairs
College Fairs
The Admissions Team will be traveling across the U.S. and internationally to meet our students! Here is a listing of events that students may be able to attend regardless of where they are enrolled in high school.
4 BENEFITS OF SCHEDULING YOUR VIP VISIT
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Avoid large Walking tours and don't worry about the weather. Your personalized campus tour will include a covered golf cart for you and your family.
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#1 Campus dining. Lunch is included! Enjoy a complimentary meal at one of the nations best campus dining facilities.
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Personal connections! At the conclusion of your golf cart tour, you'll meet one-on-one with an Admi-personalssions team member to answer all of your questions.
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Don't leave empty handed. You'll receive a complimentary gift from High Point University!
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