Admission Requirements: First-Time Freshmen

General admission will be offered based on test scores, class rank, GPA, and extracurricular activities.

Automatic general admission will be offered to any student with one of the three following qualifications:

    • A Composite ACT score of 20 or
    • A Combined SAT score of 1030 or
    • A high school class rank within the top 25%

Conditional admission may be offered to select students. If a student is selected for conditional admission, additional application materials may be requested.

Important Dates

 General Admission
Deadline to Apply Applications are accepted through August 2020 for Fall 2020 start.
Early Action Submit an application, your ACT/SAT scores, and a High School transcript before Dec. 13, 2019, to qualify for early action and receive benefits such as a 24-hour admission decision, early scholarship and financial aid awards, and priority access to the housing application.
Notification of Acceptance to HSU Within 5 business days of receiving all required documents
Financial Arrangements Make arrangements with the Business Office to secure your class schedule
Deadline for Fall semester 2020 August 1, 2020