Apply to DePaul



Freshman applicants are under age 24 and have completed at least six semesters of high school.


Transfer applicants are under age 24.


Adult applicants are age 24 or over, with or without prior college coursework.


Returning applicants should have been absent from DePaul for three-plus consecutive quarters.

Visiting and non-degree

Apply to take courses for transfer credit or for personal interest.


Degree and non-degree

With over 170 programs and courses for all interests, you can start your graduate journey here.

Combined Degree

You must be a current DePaul undergraduate student in order to apply for a combined degree.

Law Degree

Apply to the DePaul College of Law, with several graduate programs of study to choose from including JD, LLM and MLS.

DePaul University is an equal opportunity employer and educator and complies with the Clery Act, which requires all universities to make this information available to prospective students.

DePaul University’s Safety & Security Information Report and Fire Safety Report is available upon request and at The report includes statistics about crimes that occurred on campus and public property immediately adjacent to campus, institutional policies concerning campus security, sexual assault and other matters. It also includes fire statistics, fire safety practices and standards of the institution. For a paper copy of the report, contact DePaul’s Crime Prevention Office at (773) 325-7775.