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Undergraduate Admission

Application Tips

» Tips for Completing Your Chapman University Application

These tips and questions have been updated for those applying to spring or Fall 2023.

To help you put together a great application, we want you to know some of the questions we ask below, as well as quick explanations of what we're looking for in your responses.

Note that you might have additional questions based on your major choice and/or whether you're a first-year or transfer student. You'll have to start filling out your application to see all of the questions we ask!

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Got a Question for Us?

  • Feel free to contact us anytime at admit@chapman.edu or (714) 997-6711.
  • Want to talk to a student? Use our Ask a Student feature to reach out to a student from the same major or with similar interests as you.
  • Want to talk to your admission counselor? They would probably be your best bet if you have a question relating to your personal situation (academic interests, family or financial situation, etc.). You can find your counselor on our Meet Your Counselor page.

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Call us: (714) 997-6711

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Attn: Office of Admission
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Orange, CA 92866

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