How to Apply to National University
Enrolling in a university is a big decision. Our dedicated admissions team is here to guide you through the admissions process and help you find the right program for you and your career goals.
We’ve simplified and streamlined our application process so you can get enrolled in your program right away. Because we accept and review applications year-round, you can begin class as soon as next month, depending on your program of study and location of choice.
Learn more about the National University admission requirements for undergraduate, graduate, military, and international student admissions, plus admissions information for transfer students. You can also learn more about our tuition rates and financial aid opportunities.
Create an Account
Determine what type of application you want to apply for (Undergraduate, Graduate, International Student, etc.) and create a free account by providing your basic contact information.
Complete Admission Application Online
Complete your application online.
Submit the Nonrefundable Application Fee
Provide Test Scores
Go to the College Board website for step-by-step instructions on how to obtain and send your test scores.
Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Application, Education, and Financial Review
We will review your application, education, work history, and finances to ensure you meet the National University admission requirements.
Check Application Status
Once you complete Steps 1-7, National University will review your application and information and send you a letter with the next steps.
“I’m the first of my family to graduate college and I’m so thankful for having this opportunity.”
Krystal F., Class of 2021
Frequently Asked Questions
Find answers to common questions about applying to National University below.
We’re glad you’re considering National University during such an important step in your life. You can start your National University application by cross-referencing our checklist for prospective students.
Take the first step in your National University journey by requesting more information about a degree program, certificate, or credential you are interested in learning more about. Request more information here.
At National University, you’ll be part of a family — a connected, engaged, and inspired community of students from across the country and around the globe. From the day you start your first class, you’ll have the support of your fellow students and alumni, faculty, and staff who are dedicated to helping you reach your educational and professional goals.