Prospective students can apply to Appalachian State University through the online application linked to on the university's admissions page. The application process and required information and materials varies depend on whether the individual is a freshman, returning, transfer, non-degree seeking or second degree student, notes Appalachian State University.
Use the following process to apply to Appalachian State University.
- Prepare to apply
- Complete the application
- Pay and submit
Appalachian State University requires standardized test scores, a high school transcript copy and transcripts from any other colleges attended for freshman applicants, while transfer students don't need standardized test scores but do need to have completed 30 semester credits and meet grade point average requirements. Those seeking a second degree need college transcripts, while non-degree students need their current schools to give permission to take classes at Appalachian State University.
Go to the admissions section of Appalachian State University's website to access a link to view the online application. The application shows requirements for submission and has a button to begin. Fill in the requested details.
After entering payment details and reviewing the application for accuracy and completeness, click "Submit" to finalize it.
The university has a regular admission deadline of November 15, and applicants hear back on the decision by March 15, notes College Data. The school considers such factors as class rank, standardized test scores, difficulty of high school classes and grade point average for admission for freshmen.