Help us understand who you are. Each piece of the application introduces a part of your story, from how you spend your time, to how you have seen God working in your life.
Tell us how God has been working in your life. You can do this one of two ways:
Beginning with January 2021 admission, Taylor University will be “test-preferred, but flexible.” Applications will be reviewed with or without the submission of ACT, SAT, or CLT test scores. We recognize these scores are only part of a student’s story, which is why we already consider a student’s complete application file in making an admission decision. Students who cannot or choose not to submit test scores may be asked to share more information, including:
* Academic References are an optional addition to your application. View the form.
* For a 20% discount on the CLT, use code TAYLORU.
A pastor, mentor, or any adult who can speak of your spiritual walk may fill out the reference form. (Family members are not permitted to complete this form.) The form may be completed one of two ways:
Questions? Contact your Admissions Counselor.
All student applications are evaluated by the same set of standards. Academic preparedness and achievement are examined through the applicant’s grade point average, class rank (if applicable), and SAT, ACT, or CLT scores. Challenging curriculum, including advanced placement and dual credit courses from a college, will be given special consideration.
Students applying to Taylor should complete a challenging high school course load including the following:
|Academic Preparation for College|
|Mathematics||3-4 years; algebra, geometry, advanced algebra, calculus, or trigonometry|
|Laboratory Science||3-4 years; biology, chemistry, or physics|
|Social Science||2 years; American History, European History, government, sociology, psychology, or economics|
|Foreign Language||2 years strongly recommended|
|Music||Introductory course strongly recommended|
|Art||Introductory course strongly recommended|
Are you bringing in college credits you've earned during high school, or are you transferring in from at least a semester at another college? Use this tool to get an idea of how your credits will transfer to Taylor.
What if the course you're looking for isn't listed? The tool above will give you an idea of how your credits might transfer, but the Registrar may not have evaluated every course. We're happy to walk you through the process of evaluating your credits.