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Apply to HCU


We’ve made applying to HCU fast and easy. We’re excited to welcome you! In just three simple steps, you can apply online with no essay component and no fee for undergraduate applications. You’ll also receive a quick decision.

Application for On-Campus Programs


Freshman

Your journey begins here.
Freshman - Your journey begins here.

Transfer

Complete what you've started.
Transfer - Complete what you've started.

Graduate

Master's and Doctoral Programs.
Graduate - Master's and Doctoral Programs.

Application for Online Programs


Freshman Online

Online anytime.
Freshman Online - Online anytime.

Transfer Online

College done on your time.
Transfer Online - College done on your time.

Graduate Online

Learn more at your pace.
Graduate Online - Learn more at your pace.

Previous Undergraduate Applicants

If you have been admitted to HCU within the last year but did not attend, you do not have to re-apply. Instead, please complete the online update form.

Previous HCU Students

If you have previously attended HCU and wish to return please see the re-admission process.

Transient Students

Transient students are current undergraduate students at a university other than HCU who desire to enroll at HCU for a single term with the intention of returning to their university. This excludes students who have already earned a bachelor’s degree. Please view the Transient Student procedures.