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Arcadia University First Year applicants should have completed high school (or the equivalency). Applicants who have attended another college or university but have not completed two or more semesters of full-time study (12 credits/semester) are considered First Year applicants.
Arcadia University Transfer applicants should have completed two or more semesters of full-time study at another college or university (12 credits/semester). Transfer applicants must submit official transcripts from each college attended. Transfer applicants are not required to submit high school transcripts although we may request that you do to more accurately assess your application
We encourage prospective students and their families to visit our Glenside campus just 12 miles north of Center City Philadelphia. We offer student-guided tours, information sessions, and open houses for undergraduates and their families during the week and on weekends.
"At Arcadia, I'm an active participant in my education and self-betterment. I?ve fostered close ties with involved and compassionate professors who go above and beyond for their students."