Apply - Office of Admission


There are many reasons to choose a specific university: scholarship, campus life, location, professional ties, friendships. TU’s lush campus is pedestrian and bike friendly. Our challenging academic standards and generous financial aid beckon to many students. Our faculty are engaged, internships are plentiful, and extracurricular activities are tailor-made. Apply now to The University of Tulsa.

1. Application Process

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  • OPTION 1: The University of Tulsa Fall 2021 Online Application – Students may apply for the Spring 2022 and Fall 2022 semesters beginning in early July.

TU Online App

TU Transfer Online App

TU International Online App

  • OPTION 2: The Common Application for Fall 2021 applicants. The 2022 Common Application will be available on August 1.

Common App

2. Application Requirements

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  • Admission application
  • Official high school transcript
  • ACT or SAT results

Due to limited ACT and SAT testing opportunities during the COVID-19 global pandemic, freshmen applicants for the Fall 2021, Spring 2022 and Fall 2022 entry terms are not required to submit an official ACT or SAT test score for admission. Submission of an official score is optional.

  • Admission appointment/Talk with Tulsa – Recommended
  • School Report Form/Counselor recommendation – Recommended

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3. Application Deadlines

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  • November 6 – Application Fee Waiver Deadline
  • January 15 – Priority Scholarship Application Deadline
  • January 15 – Special Programs Application Deadline
  • May 1 – While this is the national decision deadline, we are here to welcome you whenever you are ready to commit to TU.

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