Admissions Criteria

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In accordance with the criteria adopted by Cheyney University for admissions, five general requirements have been identified:


Grade-point average


Strength of curriculum

(3 years of Math; 4 years of English Language; 3 years of Sciences; 3 years of Social Studies; 2 years of foreign language recommended)


Class rank


SAT or ACT score



Applicants must provide evidence of graduation or equivalent as determined by the Division of Professional Certification General Education Developopment (GED)/Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC).

Admissions Requirements


Complete Application

Complete a Cheyney University application and forward it, along with the application fee (i.e., a $25 money order, cashier’s check, or certified check – personal checks are not accepted ), to the Office of Admissions.


Submit Transcript

Submit an official high school transcript (or evidence of equivalent preparation, e.g., GED), to the Office of Admissions.
To submit your high school transcript, click on the Parchment Electronic Transcript link.


Forward your Score

Have official SAT or ACT scores forwarded to the Office of Admissions

Application Violation Policy

Applicants who misrepresent, alter, or withhold prior academic credentials may have their acceptances revoked if the misrepresentation, alteration, or omission is discovered.

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