2013-2014 Application for Admission

Application Information

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This is a Multi-University application. The information you provide on this application can be used to automatically populate the fields for an application to another PASSHE school. In addition, if you have already completed an application for another PASSHE school prior to applying to Millersville, your responses will automatically appear in the application. Please proofread and edit your responses before submitting the application, as you will not be able to access or change it after submission

After submitting the application, if you realize you would like to make a change, please email us at admissions@millersville.edu with your request(s). In your email, please provide your full name along with your date of birth or Millersville ID number.

Before starting your application, please review this entire page, paying particular attention to the instructions that pertain to you directly.

For Freshman applicants, question #2 asks "Are you taking or have you taken college courses while in high school?" Please select "yes" if you have taken or are currently taking college courses that you can complete questions about the name of the college(s) and date(s) of attendance.
Special Note: Advanced Placement (AP) and International Baccalaureate (IB) courses/exams should not be considered in your response to this question.

Last updated: 12/3/2013 10:43AM PST

Important Information

To be considered for admission to Millersville, you must be a graduate of an approved secondary school with evidence of satisfactory performance or hold a secondary school diploma issued by the Department of Education of the state in which you earned it. Also required are satisfactory scores on the SAT or the ACT. You may earn advanced standing through the Advanced Placement Program or the College Level Examination Program.

We encourage you to visit the campus. Please make an appointment for a group admission conference and a campus tour: www.millersville.edu/admissions/undergrad/visit/index.php

Application Instructions

  1. Complete the online application. When you are finished, click 'SUBMIT' button located to the far left of any application screen. Applicants MUST pay a nonrefundable $35 online. If you have previously been accepted and paid an application fee, do not remit another fee. Send payment and required documents to the address on the right.

  2. Submit transcripts

    • High school students: Ask your guidance counselor to send an official record of your grades directly to the Millersville University Office of Admissions. Standardized test scores (SAT or ACT) must be included.

    • Transfer students: Ask the registrar at each institution you have attended to send an official transcript of your grades directly to the Millersville University Office of Admissions. An official high school transcript may be required. Call your high school to request an official copy be sent directly to the admissions office.

    • International students: Freshman applicants must submit a certified copy of the secondary school transcript, accompanied by a certified English translation if the original is not in English. Transfer applicants must submit all original language transcripts, accompanied by certified English translations to the admissions office performed by WES (www.WES.org) or AACRAO (www.AACRAO.org) directly to the admissions office.

    • Re-entering students: If you attended another institution after attending Millersville University, have an official transcript forwarded to the Admissions Office.

    • Second degree students: If you are looking to apply for a second Millersville degree, please submit official postsecondary transcripts from colleges/universities other than Millersville.

  3. Art majors require a portfolio; more specific information can be found at www.millersville.edu/art/portfolio.php.

  4. Music majors require an audition; more specific information can be found www.millersville.edu/music/admissions/index.php.

Transfer Students

Students wishing to be considered for transfer to Millersville must present a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0. Transfer applicants must have completed 12 transferable college credits and must submit official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended. Applicants with fewer than 12 transferable credits will be evaluated on the high school academic record and standardized test scores. Transfer applicants to the Department of Elementary & Early Childhood Education must present a minimum of 30 transferable college credits and a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0. To earn a bachelor's degree, a transfer student who holds an associate's degree must complete at least 30 credits at Millersville. Preference is given to transfer students with associate degrees from Pennsylvania community colleges.

International Students

In order to be considered for admission as an international student, there are some additional documents to submit. Please refer to this page for details: www.millersville.edu/admissions/undergrad/apply/international.php

Second Degree Students

If you have already earned a bachelor's degree and wish to seek a second, please be aware that a minimum of 30 undergraduate credits must be completed at Millersville following the awarding of the first degree. Please note that students seeking teacher certification should NOT COMPLETE this application. Instead, teacher certification applicants should be completed through the Office of Graduate Studies.

Deadlines

Millersville makes decisions on applications soon after completed application materials are submitted. Students may expect a response within four weeks after the University receives the completed application. Applying online is encouraged and will reduce processing time and cost. We encourage high school students to apply as early in their senior year as possible, preferably by early November. Candidates who are accepted for the following September must submit the required admission deposit no later than May 1, or 15 days after the offer of admission, whichever is later. Students who complete an application too late for admission on the date of their preference will have their applications processed for the next admission date.

Notice of Availability Annual Safety and Security Report & Fire Safety Report

Campus crime statistics and fire safety reports are available on the Millersville website. These reports include statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on-campus, in certain off-campus buildings, or property owned or controlled by Millersville University, and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. These reports also include institutional policies concerning campus security and fire safety awareness, inclusive of policies concerning sexual assault.

A three-year summary table, fire safety guidelines, and statistics for each on-campus student housing facility can be found here: www.millersville.edu/hr/ehs/annual-fire-safety-report.php

A hard copy of the fire statistic information can be requested by contacting, Patrick Weidinger, Director of Environmental Health and Safety at (717) 872-3715, or Patrick.weidinger@millersville.edu.

The Clery Act requires the University to collect, maintain, and make available to current and prospective students and employees information regarding crime statistics, timely warnings, and an annual report. The report an be found here: www.millersville.edu/police/police/stats.php

A hard copy of the annual safety and security report can be requested by contacting the Millersville University Police Department.

MUPD
P.O. Box 1002
Millersville, PA 17551


Contact Us

Millersville University of Pennsylvania
Todd Admissions Center
P.O. Box 1002
Millersville, PA  17551-0302

Telephone: (800) 682-3648
Fax number: (717) 871-2147
Website: www.millersville.edu

Instructions

To complete this online application, type your answers in the corresponding fields or select your answers from the popup lists (where applicable).

After you complete a screen, click the NEXT button at the bottom or on one of the sections listed on the left column to move to a different screen. Before you are allowed to jump screens, we will inspect your data on the current screen for errors or inconsistencies. If errors or omissions are found, you will be returned to the screen to correct your answer(s). Otherwise, your data will be saved and you will proceed to the requested screen. We also allow you to skip to another screen without your new data being saved. Be aware that if you use the Skip & Jump function on the left column, data on the current screen will not be saved and will have to be reentered prior to submittal.

Once you have completed the application, click the SUBMIT button located on the left column to submit the application.

Click here if you have any technical questions or need assistance with this online application.

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