Application Requirements

Students who thrive at Grand View have a passion for learning, are engaged in their community, and have hope for their future. We are excited you are considering applying to Grand View University! We are here to help you through the admission process and we look forward to meeting you and reading your application!

Applicants are accepted on a rolling basis. Consideration may be given to: class rank and test scores; quality of high school curriculum completed; co-curricular achievement; and maturity and seriousness of purpose as displayed through church, community, school, work, and family activities.

In response to COVID-19, temporary academic credit policies can be found here.

If you have questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us at (515) 263-2810 or (800) 444-6083.

First-Year Student Checklist

  1. Complete a free application for admission.
  2. Request that official high school transcripts be sent to the Admissions Office:

    Undergraduate Admissions
    1200 Grandview Ave
    Des Moines, IA 50316

    *An official General Education Development (G.E.D.) Certificate may be used in the absence of a high school diploma.
  3. Submit your ACT or SAT scores. At the time of the test, students should request that a record of their scores be sent to Grand View. Our ACT code is 1316; our SAT code is 6251.

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