College Admission Requirements

If you’re interested in starting the next step in your education, find out how to apply for Lamar’s undergraduate and graduate programs. Whether you’re a first-time college student preparing to start your freshman year or a student transferring from another university, see the requirements for gaining admission to each of our programs.

Ready to start your application?

Apply for admission and get accepted before you register. If you are returning after a break in enrollment of one semester or more submit an application for readmission.

Want to know your
admission status?

If you've applied and haven't received your acceptance letter, you can check your admission status online.

Find Your Admission Counselor

Want info about Financial Aid?

The first step is completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) using Lamar University’s code (003581). Apply no later than March 31 each year. For more information, visit LU Financial Aid.

The Offices of Admissions and Recruitment is located in the Admissions Visitors Center in the John Gray Center, Herman Iles Building (see campus map), and provides help with the college application and admission process for entering students.