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Application Guidelines

Radford University offers an incomparable opportunity to receive a first-rate education and to be part of a vibrant community of higher learning. Learn more about how to apply.

Freshmen - New Applicants

You can apply online or complete and submit a paper application.

Applicants with a 3.50 GPA (on a 4.00 scale) may elect to be considered for admission without submitting their Scholastic Assessment Test I (SAT I) or American College Testing Program (ACT).   Learn more about Test Optional admission consideration.

Traditional Application Review requires:

  • $50 non-refundable application fee
     
  • An official transcript of high school work completed
     
  • An official transcript of any dual enrollment courses completed

  • An official Scholastic Assessment Test I (SAT I) or American College Testing Program (ACT) score report.  Request to have your results electronically submitted to Radford University.

        SAT School Code - 5565
        ACT School Code - 4422       

Test Optional Application Review requires:

  • $50 non-refundable application fee
     
  • An official transcript of high school work completed
     
  • An official transcript of any dual enrollment courses completed

Any admissions application materials you would like to mail to Radford University should be sent to:

Radford University Office of Admissions
Box 6903
Radford, VA 24142.

Freshmen - Previous Applicants

Students who have submitted an application to Radford University within the past two years are not required to submit a new application.  Please complete and submit a reactivation form (PDF) to be reconsidered for admission.

Submit any additional transcripts of work completed since submission of the original application.

Undergraduate Application Deadlines:

December 1 — Early Action
(notification by January 15)

February 1 — Regular Decision
(notification by April 1)

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