LIFE - Application for Admission

Required for Undergraduate Admission:

  • Submit an application for admission
  • Two recommendation forms (PDF)
  • Final official high school transcript or official high school equivalency score report
  • Minimum Cumulative high school grade point average (GPA) of 2.5
  • Final official college transcripts from every college attended (if applicable)
  • Minimum cumulative college grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 (if applicable)

Required for Graduate Admission:

  • Submit an application for admission
  • Two recommendation forms (PDF)
  • Final official college transcript
  • Minimum cumulative college grade point average (GPA) of 2.75

Students who do not meet GPA requirements listed above may request a holistic review of their application. Please contact your admission counselor for more information about this process. 

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Does your employer contribute toward tuition reimbursement?
Are you a veteran? (US Citizens)    If yes, wil you be using Veterans Educational Benefits (eg. G.I. Bill®, Tuition Assistance)?
Do you plan to complete the FASFA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)?


List all high schools (undergraduates only) or colleges that you have attended. All applicants are responsible for requesting complete, official transcripts from each secondary and post-secondary school attended be sent directly to the Office of Admission.

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If not a high school graduate, have you earned a high school equivalency diploma?

Pressing submit below is an indication that all information in your application is complete, factually correct, and honestly presented.


The University of Dubuque does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, age, gender, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other basis of prohibited discrimination in its programs and activities. This policy extends to admission to the University and employment at the University. Questions regarding such policies and programs should be directed to the equal opportunity coordinator at University of Dubuque or the director of the office for civil rights of the US Department of Health and Human Services.