Future Undergraduate Students

Explore the Briar Cliff University campus and earn a $2,000 visit scholarship incentive when you attend a virtual or in-person face to face meeting and tour with your admissions counselor and/or coach.

Complete an application for admission.

Send us your high school transcripts and ACT/SAT scores. Our ACT code is 1276. In light of recent events, we understand that you may not have an ACT/SAT score to send. If that is the case, please skip this step and continue your journey to Briar Cliff.  


Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Briar Cliff’s code is 001846.

Apply for relevant scholarships.


Receive and review your financial aid award. Financial aid packages will be sent to you shortly after your FAFSA information is received.

Reserve your residence hall by submitting your housing application.

Email us to sign up for orientation or Charger Weekend.

Move to The Cliff.

Begin classes.

Future Graduate and Doctorate Students

The admissions process varies depending on the program that you are interested in. We recommend completing the contact form below and our admissions representative will guide you down the right path. 

Questions about how to take your next step?

We are here to help. Call (800) 662-3303 or complete the form below and we will guide you in the right direction.