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How To Apply

Are you ready to begin your next chapter at Orange County's first four-year college? Apply online and submit the non-refundable $45 application fee today (RN to BSN applicants do not need to submit an application fee).

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Program specific admissions requirements listed below.

Application Deadlines:

Fall

January 15:
Early Action Deadline
 

March 1:
Priority Deadline


July 1:
Standard Deadline
(Applications submitted after July 1 are considered on a space available basis)

Spring

October 1:
Priority Deadline

November 1:
Standard Deadline
(Clinical Psychology)

December 1:
Standard Deadline (all programs except Clinical Psychology)
(Applications submitted after the Standard Deadline are considered on a space available basis)

Summer*

February 1:
Priority Deadline

 

April 1:
Standard Deadline


*RN to BSN, Leadership Studies and Theology only


 

 

 

Request Official Transcripts from any colleges or universities attended. Vanguard graduates need only request transcripts from institutions attended after Vanguard.*

 

All supporting documents should be submitted to the Graduate & Nursing Admissions Office:

Due to heightened health concern and mitigating risk associated with COVID-19, admissions staff will be working remotely March 23-April 3. All regular business will continue to function. If possible, please submit transcripts electronically (e.g. Parchment). Unofficial transcripts and test scores (with student name, test date and subscores), may be scanned and emailed to gradadmissions@vanguard.edu

  • Email: gradadmissions@vanguard.edu
  • Fax: 714-966-5471
  • Mail/Drop-Off: Vanguard University Graduate & Nursing Admissions 55 Fair Drive Costa Mesa, CA 92626

*The Graduate Record Exam (GRE) is not required for admission into any programs and is not considered in evaluating applications.

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