Application Process

Please note
If you would like to apply to NDSU and are unable to obtain required materials due to school closures or test cancelations, please contact NDSU at We will make every effort to work with you to find temporary alternatives to complete your admission file.


Begin Your Application

We encourage you to complete your application between September and December. Please note that it may take two to three weeks from the date all your materials are received to process your application. You can expect an admission decision by mail.

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Application Requirements

Make sure you understand the requirements for your specific applicant type. Review the requirements for first-year, transfer or international students. If you are seeking another type of admission, visit our How to Apply page to find more information.

If your application requires any further supporting materials, you can mail them to the Office of Admission.

Mail materials to:
NDSU Office of Admission
Ceres Hall 114
Dept. 2832, PO Box 6050
Fargo ND 58108-6050

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