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We’re here for your success, which means we keep your online Lindenwood University admissions process simple and straightforward so you can focus on what matters—your education and your future. You’re just a few steps away from getting started on earning your degree!

Upcoming Start Dates

Spring II: 

March 11, 2024

Summer I: 

May 13, 2024

Awards & Recognitions

Top Ranked
Best Online Master’s Degree Programs of 2024 

Complete Your Application

Complete Your Application

We offer an online application you can complete in just minutes.

Complete Your FAFSA

Complete Your
FAFSA

If you’re interested in financial aid assistance, the next step is completing your FAFSA.

Connect with an Enrollment Counselor

Connect with an Enrollment Counselor

Have questions about your enrollment process? Connect with your Lindenwood enrollment counselor now!

Submit Required Documents

Whether you’re earning you undergraduate or graduate degree, there are required documents to submit as part of your Lindenwood University application package. Here is what you will need to submit:

Undergraduate Programs

  • Online University Application
  • Official Transcripts
    All transcripts from all colleges and universities previously attended. If you have fewer than 24 college credits, you will need to submit your official high school transcript. If cumulative college GPA is below a 2.0, the following will also be required: 
  • Résumé
  • Letter of Intent/Personal Statement
    (1-to-2 page document indicating your interest in the program and Lindenwood)  

Graduate Programs

  • Online University Application
  • Official Transcript(s)
    Official undergraduate as well as official transcript(s) from any graduate school(s) attended
  • Résumé
  • Letter of Intent
    Including a personal statement regarding your interest in the program and career goals
  • Other department requirements

Admissions Requirements

Online Lindenwood Admissions requirements vary from program to program. If you have questions about requirements for your particular degree program, you can connect with one of our enrollment counselors.

Connect with an Enrollment Counselor

We want to give you the strongest start possible in your learning experience, which is why we offer dedicated enrollment counselors to ensure your enrollment process goes smoothly. Have questions about your enrollment process? Connect with your Lindenwood enrollment Counselor now!

Transfer Credits

We want you to get the most out of your experience at Lindenwood, which is why we offer a generous transfer policy. For undergraduate degree programs you can transfer up to 90 credits, and up to nine credits for graduate programs. Save time and money on your education at Lindenwood – apply to make the most of the credit you’ve earned!

Frequently Asked Questions

You can conveniently apply for admission to any of our programs online.

No, we do not charge a fee when you submit your application.

Yes, you can get in touch with an enrollment counselor. They will be able to answer your questions throughout the admissions process.

Depending on the level of your program, you may need to submit test scores, transfer credits (for a bachelor’s program), or the GPA you obtained for your bachelor’s degree (for your graduate program). For our undergraduate programs, official ACT or SAT scores are optional. Our graduate programs may require official GRE scores if your bachelor’s program GPA is below 3.0.

Yes. We don’t want the college credits you have already earned to go to waste. At Lindenwood Online, we offer a generous credit transfer policy for our undergraduate programs. You can even complete your degree in as few as 30 credit hours taken within the Lindenwood University system. Your transfer credits must meet minimum GPA requirements and be applicable to this program’s curriculum and general education coursework.

You can apply to one of our online programs even if you don’t live near campus. The beauty of online programs is that you can earn your degree wherever it’s convenient for you — whether you live down the street from campus, in a nearby state, or across the country.

Why Choose Lindenwood University Online?

Since 1832, Lindenwood University has served students worldwide with affordable, high-quality academic programs providing real experience and real success. After nearly 200 years of academic excellence, Lindenwood is committed to a set of core values, including integrity, dedication, excellence, creativity, and community.

Quality

Quality

We evolve our online degree programs to reflect the latest in academic research and innovation and to meet the top standards of higher education.

Affordability

Affordability

We are committed to offering our students studying online low tuition rates on top of multiple ways to save on your education.

Career-Focused

Career-Focused

Our programs align curriculum to industry realities from experienced instructors who share real-world insights.

Support

Support

We employ experts who are dedicated to helping our students with financial aid planning, enrollment counseling, tutoring services, and more.

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