Freshman applicants are under age 24 and have completed at least six semesters of high school. Apply for Fall 2021 here. Applicants for Fall 2022 and all other entry terms should apply with the Common Application.
Transfer applicants (you are under age 24) are encouraged to apply via our main DePaul application.
Adult applicants are age 24 or over, with or without prior college coursework.
Returning applicants have been absent from DePaul for three-plus consecutive quarters.
Apply to take courses for transfer credit or for personal interest.
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
go.depaul.edu/CleryASR. 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.