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Thank you for your interest in applying to UMSL!

Please see the list below for the appropriate application.

Undergraduate Applications

Application for First Time Freshmen and Transfer Students

Returning, non-degree seeking and visiting students can use this application as well. *If you are applying for Advanced Credit, DO NOT use this application.

The Common Application 

The Common Application is a national application platform for freshman and transfer students. *If you are applying for Advanced Credit, DO NOT use this application.

The UMSL|NOW Application

The UMSL|NOW application is for any student who is at least 24 years old or has served two years in the military and plans on enrolling in an UMSL|NOW undergraduate program.

Graduate & Professional Applications

Application For Graduate Students

Application for College of Optometry

Application for Masters of Social Work and supplemental materials

Supplemental Applications

Pierre Laclede Honors College -- Supplemental Application

College of Nursing -- Supplemental Application

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Should you have any questions or should any situation arise that prevents you from applying or submitting the application fee, please contact our campus specialist in electronic applications, Jaime Lincoln, at (314) 516-6939 as soon as possible for assistance.

If you prefer, you can use a printed PDF format of the application as an Undergraduate Applicant. All Graduate applications must be submitted online.

The Common Application