Freshmen

All undergraduate applicants for admission (e.g. freshman, transfer, Military, international) may submit an application in one of two ways:

  • Complete and submit an application online at no cost,  or

  • Obtain an application by contacting the Office of Admissions, then complete and return the application, along with a $40 non-refundable application fee, and other required materials to the address below.

If at any time you have questions about applying to Post University, please feel free to call Admissions at 800.582.8250, or email us at admissions@post.edu.


Freshman Admissions Required Materials

Along with submitting the application, applicants must:

  • Submit an official high school transcript, including current senior year courses, if still in progress. A final official transcript, with date of graduation, will be necessary in order to begin classes.

  • At least one academic letter of recommendation

  • Recommended: Results of an official Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) or American College Test (ACT) are preferred, but not required. Students with test scores can forward them to the Office of Admissions. Post University’s school code for the SAT is 3698; the school code for ACT is 0580. Students that decide not to submit test scores will be required to complete an admissions interview with a Post University faculty or staff member.

  • SAT or ACT scores are required for the following students: Home Schooled students and student athletes planning to participate in an NCAA Division II athletic program at Post.

  • Recommended: Campus visit and meeting with an Admissions Counselor in person, or schedule a phone interview if a visit is not possible. The recommendation of an Admissions Counselor is necessary in order to gain final acceptance to the University. Applicants may schedule a campus visit or phone interview by calling Admissions at 800.582.8250 or by filling out a visit form at Post.edu/visit.

  • Have a minimum cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 2.00 coming out of high school.

  • If applicant has received a General Equivalency Diploma (GED), copies of the GED test results along with an official copy of course work completed at the high school level, must be provided.

  • A $40 non-refundable application fee for paper applications

Please send your completed application and all other required materials to:

Office of Admissions
Post University
P.O. Box 2540
800 Country Club Road
Waterbury, Connecticut 06723-2540


Telephone: 203.596.4555 or 800.582.8250
Fax: 203.841.1163
Email may be directed to: admissions@post.edu

 
Admissions Decision Policy

Post University subscribes to a rolling admissions policy. The Office of Admissions makes every effort to notify candidates of their admission decision within three weeks after receiving a completed application. In some cases, the Admissions Committee may defer making a final decision until it has received a report of the candidate's midterm grades, newly submitted SAT or ACT test scores, or until a personal interview takes place. Applicants are asked to contact the Admissions Office to check on the status of the application.

Accepted Student Enrollment Deposit

If an applicant is accepted and plans to attend Post University, please submit the enrollment deposit within 30 days of receipt of the acceptance letter. This will reserve a seat in the upcoming class and a room in a residence hall, as needed. Please fill out the Enrollment Deposit Form & Housing Request form, and submit along with the deposit. The deposit is credited toward tuition and is refundable until May 1st .

All students who want to attend Post University in the fall must inform the Main Campus Admissions office by May 1st. However, due to the small campus size, accepted students are strongly advised to inform the Main Campus Admissions office of his/her intent to start classes within 30 days of receipt of the accepted student’s letter. Please sign the acceptance letter and return it with the required deposits within 30 days of receipt. Accepted students are asked to:

  • Return the Housing Deposit Form and Enrollment Deposit Form with the required $300.00 deposit, if a student plans to live on campus.

  • Return the Enrollment Deposit Form with the required $150 commuter deposit, if a student plans to live off campus.

All deposits are credited toward a student’s tuition. After May 1st, admissions deposits are non-refundable. International students receiving a Form I-20 are required to submit a non-refundable $400.00 enrollment deposit..

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Main Campus Admissions Office

Post University
Main Campus Admissions Office
P.O. Box 2540
800 Country Club Road
Waterbury, Connecticut
06723-2540

admissions@post.edu
Telephone: 800.345.2562 or 203.596.4555
Fax: 203.841.1163