One of the nation’s “Colleges that Change Lives,” Ursinus College is a residential undergraduate liberal arts college with 1,500 students that is widely recognized for its first-year Common Intellectual Experience. Founded in 1869, Ursinus provides a rigorous curriculum that re-envisions a liberal education and presents students with an inquiry-driven academic experience.

Academic Programs

  • Liberal Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines


Apply today using our FREE Common Application! We offer four rounds of admission: Early Action (November 1; non-binding), Early Decision 1 and 2 (December 1 and February 1; binding) and Regular Decision (February 1; non-binding.) For more information on applying, please visit



Apply today using our FREE Common Application! Transfer students can apply by August 15 for the fall semester and will be admitted for spring on a rolling basis. For more information on transferring to Ursinus, please visit

Additional Information

At Ursinus prviate is possible. That's why all eligible admitted students will receive at least $21,000/year, every year, no matter your family's income,  with top scholarships of up to $40,000/year. In fact, the New York Times ranked Ursinus as one of the top schools committed to economic access. 

Visit us

Ursinus offers a wide variety of virtual and on campus visits, including 1:1 information sessions, tours interviews, and open houses. Learn more at or call 610-409-3200. We hope to see you soon!

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Admissions office

Visit us

School location

601 East Main Street
Collegeville, PA 19426-1000, United States of America

Phone number

(610) 409-3200