You've caught our attention!
We'd love to see an application from you for Fall 2017. If you apply by January 1, we'll waive your application fee and automatically consider you for scholarships.
Follow the steps below to start your application:
Create Your AccountBegin by creating an account on The Common Application website if you haven't already done so. After registering you will need to add California Lutheran University to your list of colleges from within the College Search tab.
Start your application
Complete Your Application & EssayComplete The Common Application and personal essay by the appropriate deadline. Please keep in mind all application documents must be submitted by the application deadline (including Official Test Scores, Official Transcripts, Letter of Recommendation and Personal Statement).
Request RecommendationRequest a letter of recommendation from one your teachers through the Recommender Section of the Common Application. You will need your recommender's email address for this section. We suggest that you begin the process early to give them plenty of time to respond before the deadline.
Waive Your Application Fee
Because we’d really like to see your application, you can waive your fee by selecting “I qualify for a fee waiver” on the Questions section of your Cal Lutheran application.
To access this area from your Common App account, select My Colleges, click Questions under your Cal Lutheran Application, then choose “I qualify for a fee waiver” from the school-specific fee waiver drop-down.
Request Test ScoresArrange to have official SAT or ACT test results sent to Cal Lutheran before the deadline. International students must submit proof of English proficiency (TOEFL, IELTS or PTE).
- SAT code: 4088
- ACT code: 0183
TranscriptsOfficial high school transcripts must be sent to us directly from schools you have attended. Your high school counselor may submit these via online services such as Docufide, Naviance, and The Common Application, or mail in a physical copy to the Office of Undergraduate Admission.
Final ReviewDouble check your work and review thoroughly to ensure you have recorded your information accurately. Once your application has been submitted, you cannot go back in and edit it.
If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact us at (805) 493-3135 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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