First-Year Student Admission


application materials

For admission consideration, please submit:

  • Application
  • $35 application fee
  • Official high school transcripts
  • Official SAT or ACT scores
  • Admissions Timeline

    All applicants (except for Nursing) will be evaluated on a rolling basis. Applicants for competitive majors are encouraged to submit their application and materials before the end of October. Most applicants will receive a decision within three weeks of completing their application. The nursing application and materials deadline is Nov. 15.

    Admissions Criteria
  • "B" grade point average
  • Completed college prep curriculum in high school
  • Average test score: SAT: 1050-1090; ACT: 23 (Nursing: 1180 SAT, 24 ACT)
  • Top 30% of graduating class
  • Is active in high school, community, and leadership activities
  • explore Bloomsburg

    While these are uncertain times, choosing the right college is a very important decision for you and your family. We can't wait to meet you and show you around our beautiful campus. But, in the meantime, you can explore Husky Life from the comfort of your home.

    With our Virtual Visit Experience, you can take a virtual tour of campus, register for one of our daily info sessions on Zoom, connect with admissions staff, hear from current Huskies and much more!

    Meet Your Recruiter
  • Cerick Austin — Recruitment Area: Philadelphia
  • Terry Wolfe — Recruitment Area: Allentown, Reading, Philadelphia
  • Admissions Staff — Recruitment Area: Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, Western and South-Central PA
  • Sean Stout — Recruitment Area: Northern, Northeastern and Central PA
  • Andrew Wislock — Recruitment Area: New Jersey and New York
  • Jump Start program

    The Jump Start program is a two-week, early-arrival program designed to introduce participants to campus and to help them expand the skills they’ll need as a first-year college student. Sessions during the Jump Start program will focus on academic preparation, effective study habits, financial literacy, campus safety, peer mentoring, support services

    CampusReel Channel

    Our Campus Reel channel offers authentic, student-generated videos. Topics include life in the residence halls, best places to eat on campus, student organizations, and a day in the life of a Husky.