First Time Freshmen Admission Requirements

Students attending college for the first time must have a minimum high school cumulative GPA of 2.5 and an ACT composite score of 18 or higher to be eligible for regular admission to the University.

Academic Scholarships, Grants and Financial Aid are available.

In addition to completing the online application for admission Please have the following documents sent directly to the Office of Undergraduate


  • Official high school transcript or GED test results
  • Official results of the ACT or SAT (The ACT or SAT scores are not required for students who have graduated from high school two or more years prior to enrollment at Siena Heights University)
  • If applicable and when available, official Advanced Placement (AP) or College Level Examination Program (CLEP) test results

Transfer Equivalency Guide
Transfer Admissions FAQ
Transfer Agreements

Degree Completion Centers

Students with prior college study and/ or occupational/ technical training experience, interested in completing a degree at one of Siena Heights University’s degree completion centers, should contact the center directly. Official college and high school transcripts, other documents deemed as “official” required for the student’s academic record [where applicable], and an application for admission are required.

Adrian (Main Campus)
Battle Creek
Benton Harbor
Metro Detroit
Online Learning Program