Application Steps & The Common Application
- Already Accepted? Information for Accepted Students
- Already Committed and Deposited to Eastern? Information for Deposited Students
Admission Steps for the College of Arts and Sciences
Start your journey in becoming an Eastern Eagle! Eastern's Undergraduate Admissions Department receives applications for the College of Arts and Sciences on a rolling basis throughout the year. Prospective Students can apply through the Eastern Online Application, The Common Application, or by printing the application.
94% on Graduation Report
Of the most recent (undergraduate) graduating class, a total of 94% are involved in post-graduate education, employed, or full-time volunteers within six months of commencement.
Step-by-Step Guides Toward Completed Applications
- First Year Applicants, also includes Homeschool and Early Admission applicants
- Transfer Applicants
- International Applicants
Different Ways to Apply
Print out Admission Materials
Monitor Your Application status
- Check on YOUR Admission Status after Applying through my.eastern.edu. You will receive access to my.eastern.edu shortly after applying.
Re-Enroll at Eastern
- Never attended Eastern's College of Arts and Sciences but previosly completed an application to CAS
- Attended Eastern's College of Arts and Sciences previously
Admittance Criteria for the College of Arts and Sciences
Eastern University's College of Arts and Sciences expects prospective students to have followed a college preparatory curriculum in their secondary education, including courses in humanities, mathematics, laboratory sciences and social studies. The University will consider prospective students for admission based on the following criteria:
a) SAT combined critical reasoning and mathematics subscores (400 to 1600) of at least 1000, or ACT composite score of at least 20
b) graduating in the top 50% of one’s high school class
c) letters of reference indicating a strong likelihood of succeeding at Eastern
d) a personal essay responding to the Mission and Faith Statement of the University
Prospective Students who do not meet the above standards but are highly motivated are invited to apply and may be asked to come to campus for an interview and placement testing before an admissions decision is made.