Freshmen

Post University is a small, but very diverse university and we encourage applications from students of all ethnic, religious, racial, economic and geographic backgrounds. Criteria for admission are objective as well as subjective. We consider an applicant's academic experience, standardized test scores, personal qualities, and individual characteristics. If you have any questions about applying to Post University, please feel free to call the admissions office at 800.582.8250 or email us at admissions@post.edu.

Application Procedure
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*.

    * SAT or ACT scores are required for the following students: Home Schooled students, Honors Program candidates 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

 
Freshman Decision Policy

Post University subscribes to a rolling admissions policy. The Office of Admissions makes every effort to notify candidates of their admission decision approximately 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 or until a personal interview takes place. If you have not heard back from us within three weeks, feel free to contact the Admissions office to check the status of your application.

Accepted Student Reply Date

Post University has a rolling admissions policy and likewise, a rolling deposit policy. If you are planning to attend Post University you may "save a seat" by submitting your deposits within 30 days of receipt of your acceptance letter. Please print and fill out the Enrollment Deposit Form & Housing Request Form, and submit along with your deposit. All deposits are credited towards your tuition.

All students who want to attend Post University in the Fall must let us know by May 1st. However, due to our small campus size, we strongly advise you to let us know of your intention to start classes within 30 days of receipt of your acceptance letter by signing the letter and returning it with the required deposits. 

Here's what you need to do: 

  • If you plan to live on campus, return your Housing Deposit Form and Enrollment Deposit Form with the required $300 deposit. 

  • If you plan to live off campus, return your Enrollment Deposit Form with the required $150 commuter deposit.

All deposits are credited towards your tuition. 

After May 1, admissions deposits are non-refundable and subject to seating and residence hall availability.

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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







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