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Spring Quarter
April 2, 2018

Summer Quarter
July 2, 2018

Fall Quarter
October 1, 2018




• First Time Students

  1. Complete an application for admission and pay $40.00 fee.
  2. Provide official transcripts or proof of GED completion.
  3. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and call Humphreys University Financial Aid Department to make an appointment.
  4. Take a placement exam. The results of the exam are used to determine your placement in English and math courses at Humphreys. An admission counselor will schedule a time for you to take the placement exam, if needed.
  5. Call an admissions counselor to complete the process and register for courses.

• Transferring Students

  1. Complete an application for admission and pay $40.00 fee. 
  2. Provide official transcripts or proof of GED completion and official academic transcripts from all previously attended colleges and universities. The Registrar will evaluate all credits and inform the student how many credits are transferable.
  3. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and call Humphreys University Financial Aid Department to make an appointment.
  4. Take a placement exam, unless you have successfully (grade of C or higher) completed a college-level English and mathematics course at another college or university. The results of the exam are used to determine your placement in English and math courses at Humphreys. An admission counselor will schedule a time for you to take the placement exam, if needed.
  5. Call an admissions counselor to complete the process and register for courses.

• Returning Students

  1. Complete an application for admission. Returning students do not have to pay application fee again.   
  2. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and call Humphreys University Financial Aid Department to make an appointment.
  3. Call an admissions counselor to complete the process and register for courses.

 • Law Students

  1. Complete an application for admission and pay $40.00 fee. 
  2. Register for the Law School Admission Test (LSAT).
  3. Submit two official academic transcripts from all previously attended colleges and universities.
  4. Provide letters of recommendation. Regular Applicants should have at least one letter of recommendation; Special Applicants should have three letters of recommendation.
  5. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and call Humphreys University Financial Aid Department to make an appointment.
  6. Call an admissions counselor to complete the process and register for courses.

 • MBA, MA Ed Students and Teaching Credential

Application Deadlines: All information must be submitted by the following deadlines in order to be considered for admission. An admission committee will only review complete applications.
Fall Quarter: September 10 Winter Quarter: December 10 Spring Quarter: March 10 Summer Quarter: June 10 



  1. Complete an application for admission and pay $40.00 fee.
  2. Submit one sealed, official transcript shows proof of an earned bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution. Minimum 2.75 undergraduate cumulative GPA is required.
    Students with a GPA of 2.0 to 2.75 may be admitted provisionally based on the recommendation of the admission committee. Students who are provisionally admitted must achieve a minimum 3.0 GPA in their first eight units of graduate coursework in order to continue. Additional documentation may be required. 
  3. Students must provide proof of an advanced writing course, with a grade of B- or better, or a passing score on the CBEST, or a passing score on the Humphreys University Writing Proficiency Exam.
  4. Written Personal Statement. In 500 - 1,000 words, discuss the distinction between undergraduate- and graduate-level academic work. Evaluate yourself as a student, and identify your skills and traits which will lead you to success in a graduate program, as well as areas where you might need assistance or growth in order to meet the demands of graduate study.
  5. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and call Humphreys University Financial Aid Department to make an appointment.
  6. Call an admissions counselor to complete the process and register for courses.

Note: If you're a credentialed teacher, skip steps 2-4 above. 

Applicants interested in the Credential Program must also submit the following:

All teaching credential applicants must successfully complete a pre-admission interview during which the University will document the prospective candidate's suitability for a career in the profession.

  1. Proof of the California Basic Educational Skills Test (CBEST) registration or verification of passed (CBEST)
  2. Proof of California Subject Examination for Teachers (CSET) registration or verification of passed CSET
  3. Verification of negative Tuberculosis test reading 
  4. Three letters of recommendation 
  5. Current resume or Curriculum Vitae (include three references)
  6. Evidence of a baccalaureate  degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  7. Certificate of Clearance

• International Students

International students have separate entrance requirements, you must contact the Admissions office directly at 209-478-0800 or StocktonAdmissions@humphreys.edu for the Stockton campus and 209-543-9411 or ModestoAdmissions@humphreys.edu for the Modesto campus. (Please do not complete this online application.)

Note: Humphreys University does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, handicap, marital status, gender preference, or age in any college-administered program or activity.

— Last updated by Humphreys University on 2/8/2018 9:40AM PST

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