To apply to the Bachelor of Liberal Studies (BLS) program, please follow the steps below. If you would like to schedule an individual pre-admission advising appointment with Transfer Admissions, please call (540) 654-2000.
Apply for Admission
Submit the BLS admission application. Suggested application deadlines are:
|March 1||For summer admission|
|May 1||For fall admission|
|November 1||For spring admission|
Readmits can read about readmission policies and can reapply here.
Students can apply at any time; however, course options may be limited with late admission.
After submitting your application, request official transcripts from each institution you have attended. Electronic transcripts must be sent to email@example.com. Paper copies must be delivered (sealed) to the Office of Admissions. Admissions will send you information on how to create an account to monitor the status of your application.
Additionally, any standardized test scores or official military and professional coursework transcripts should be forwarded for consideration for academic credit. This includes AP, IB, and CLEP scores which may award transfer credit.
The university accepts only certain types of degrees from community colleges. For detailed information, students should contact the Office of the Registrar. More information can be found in Advantages of Earning an Associate Degree and General Education Requirements.