Prospective Students

How to Apply


Application Deadlines

Early Action (non-binding): November 15

Regular Action: January 15

Space Available Basis: After January 15

Application Requirements for First-Year International Students

  • The Common Application, including an essay and University of Redlands Writing Supplement.
  • The application fee may be paid during the online application process or may be mailed separately to our office. No waivers or deferrals of the application fee are allowed.
  • Official transcripts from each secondary/high school attended must be received by the Office of Admission in separate, sealed envelopes and must be accompanied by certified English translations.
  • Two letters of recommendation, one from a college counselor (or other school official) and one from a teacher who can speak to your academic ability.
  • SAT or ACT
  • Test of English proficiency; further information can be found online.
  • International applicants are strongly encouraged to submit a Certificate of Finances as part of their application. 


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