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Undergraduate Admission

» Undergraduate Admission

Our office helps you learn more about Chapman University and can introduce you to a campus community that is supportive, creative and fun.

Connect With Us from Wherever You Are

We offer virtual and in-person events and opportunities to connect with faculty, staff and current students. Use a link below to learn more. 

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Virtual Visits and Experiences

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Campus Visits

Students outside Schmid GateExplore Discover Chapman Events: November 8-21

Discover Chapman Events is our fall virtual open house. There are dozens of opportunities for you and your family to explore student life, academics, financial aid, housing and much more!

You can view all events and register on our Visit Portal. If you are near campus, you can also sign up for one of our campus tours.

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How to Apply

We have step-by-step application instructions for first-year and transfer students, as well as details on submitting your Creative Supplement, which is required for talent-based majors.

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First-Year Applicants

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Transfer Applicants

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Creative Supplement

Application Deadlines


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A counselor talking with a studentMeet Your Admission Counselor

Your counselor can help you throughout the admission process, from finding the right college to putting together your application to preparing for your first semester.

Every prospective student has their own assigned counselor. You can find yours on our Meet Your Counselor page.

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Get to Know Chapman Better

There's a world of academic and social opportunities at Chapman. 

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Academics

Tailor your academic experience with internships, study abroad, research projects (and much more!)
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Student Life

Learn more about how to find a community, broaden your interests and have fun!

Explore Academic Degrees and Programs

Chapman has more than 110 majors and minors for undergrads. Use our program finder to discover all the possibilities.


Additional Resources

Learn more about the admission process and university resources for:

Financing Your Chapman Education

Last year, Chapman invested over $160 million in our students, with more than 80% of undergraduates receiving some form of aid. The average award is around $29,000 per student. That is why cost should not discourage you from applying to Chapman. You can learn more on our Financing Your Education page.


Take a Self-Guided Virtual Tour

Virtually explore Chapman in this student-led tour through our Orange Campus. You'll be able to visit classrooms, hang-out spots, our residence life area and much more!

About Chapman University

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Tune In to Chapman Chats Podcast

You want to find the right school. We want to help. In Chapman Chats, students, faculty and staff provide insight on the admission process and university life. You can also follow and listen on:


Follow Us on Social

Follow us on social to connect with future and current Panthers. We host live events, present student takeovers and answer your questions.

Take a Self-Guided Tour


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Virtually explore Chapman in this student-led tour through our Orange Campus. You'll be able to visit classrooms, hang-out spots, our residence life area and much more!

Office of Admission Contacts


Email us:

Email General Admission

Email Transfer Admission

Email International Admission

Call us: (714) 997-6711

Send your documents:
Chapman University
Attn: Office of Admission
One University Drive 
Orange, CA 92866

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