Admissions Criteria

New Graduate


Each IWU college or school (College of Liberal Arts, College of Fine Arts, School of Nursing) looks for different strengths and abilities when reviewing applicants' credentials. However, all applicants are recommended to have:

The School of Nursing expects maximum preparation in the laboratory sciences and mathematics.

Entrance to the Schools of Music and Theatre Arts is based on performing auditions and/or interviews, and the School of Art highly encourages a portfolio review. Auditions and portfolio reviews can be scheduled during the academic year by calling the Admissions Office at 1-800-332-2498 or 1-309-556-3031.

Information regarding accommodations for students with disabilities is available on the Disability Services Website.

IWU does not charge an application fee.