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Apply to Valpo

Choosing a college or university — finding just the right fit for your needs and aspirations — can be hard. Applying, however, should be as easy and stress-free as possible. If you think the career-focused programs, student-centered faculty, and inclusive community of Valpo are right for you, then we’re looking forward to your application.

Apply as an Undergraduate Student

We’ve given you three ways to apply:

  • Apply Online — this is the fastest, most convenient way for all prospective undergraduate students to apply, including transfer and international students
  • Download a PDF Application — this is also a great option for all prospective undergraduate students, including transfer and international students
  • Apply with the Common App — this is the best option if you want to apply to several colleges at once, but it’s only available to U.S. students


Complete your application before February 15 for full consideration for Valpo aid! Just by submitting your application to Valparaiso University you are automatically under consideration for Valpo aid of up to $30,000. Students eligible for scholarship will receive their Valpo aid offer along with their admission decision, automatically!

Early Action November 1
Early action is non-binding, but assures you first consideration for the fall term. Students who file the FAFSA are admitted through Early Action will also be the first to receive their financial aid awards.

Priority Decision December 1
Priority Decision is non-binding. Students who file the FAFSA and are admitted through Priority Decision will receive their admission decision and financial aid award by early January.

Regular Decision May 1
Students applying by the following deadlines are promised full consideration for admission, academic scholarships, and financial aid