Admission

Get started on your future today

At Lynn University, seekers, changemakers and the defiantly optimistic come together to experience boundless learning. There’s no better time to join us, and it’s never been easier to apply. We don’t require SAT/ACT scores, there’s no application fee and you can complete the entire process online.

Have questions? Your personal student success manager is available by phone, text, email or a virtual meeting to provide help and support.

Here’s what you’ll need to to apply to Lynn:

  • Completed application form (admission.lynn.edu/apply)
  • Personal essay
  • Official transcripts from all institutions of higher learning (for transfer students) or official high school transcripts or GED score report (for students with fewer than 12 credits)

See below for details.

Bachelor's degree tuition and fees

Bachelor’s degree tuition: $375 per credit
Fees: $200
Annual total: $11,450

Cost estimates are based on completion of 120 total credits (30 credits per year). Instructional material fees are a one-time charge and do not apply to students who reside internationally or who provide their own iPad and required apps. Some programs and courses may have additional costs.

Important dates

Spring Term 2023

Start date: Jan. 9
Domestic application deadline: Dec. 26
International application deadline: Dec. 26

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Transfer to Lynn with ease

You can earn transfer credit for up to 75% of your bachelor’s degree. Transfer credit is awarded for courses successfully completed at an accredited institution.

Once your transcripts are received, we’ll complete a formal transfer evaluation and let you know how credits will transfer to Lynn. Preliminary evaluations can be performed on unofficial transcripts so you know upfront what to expect.

See below for details.

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Admission requirements

To start your application, visit admission.lynn.edu/apply. Under “Education plan” where it says “I am applying as a/an,” please select:

  • Online first-year: If you’ve completed fewer than 12 college credits.
  • Online transfer: If you’ve completed 12 or more college credits.

You can start your application now, then save it and finish it later.

As part of your online application, you’ll submit your academic and employment history. Explore the admission requirements in this section for what else you may need.

Unofficial transcripts will be accepted for the application process and may be uploaded as a part of your online application.

Official final transcripts will be required upon admission.

To request your transcript, you can use the form provided by your specific institution. They must be sent directly from the institution to Lynn in one of the following ways:

Electronically
Email to admission@lynn.edu

By mail
Attn: Office of Admission
Lynn University
3601 N. Military Trail
Boca Raton, FL 33431

Note: If your final transcript is not in English, an official transcript evaluation must be submitted using World Education Services or International Education Evaluations.

Official transcripts from each institution attended must be submitted in order for the Office of the Registrar to complete a formal transfer evaluation. Courses completed outside of the United States require students to submit a NACES approved official foreign credential evaluation and translation along with their official transcripts. Each transfer evaluation is reviewed by the Office of Academic Affairs and/or appropriate college faculty.

To help guide you through the essay portion of the admissions process, please write 2 to 3 sentences for each question below:

  1. What are your career interests, and how has this been influenced by friends or relatives?
  2. Why do you want to complete your bachelor’s degree and how will it benefit your career?
  3. What are your long-term goals?
  4. What do you know about Lynn University, and what appeals to you most about Lynn?
  5. Why do you want to pursue an online degree?
  6. Optional—How would your best friend or biggest supporter describe you as a person?

International applications must also provide:

  • Official TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo, PTE Academic or Versant test scores if English is not the applicant’s first language. Applicants with a minimum TOEFL score of 71 (Internet-based), a minimum IELTS score of 6.0, a minimum Duolingo score of 100, a minimum PTE Academic score of 50 or a minimum Versant score of 60 will be considered for admission. To register, contact TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo, PTE or Versant.

    Consideration may be given to students who fall slightly below Lynn University’s English requirement. These cases will be reviewed on an individual basis by the Office of Admission.

    Applicants from Australia, Bermuda, Canada, the Commonwealth Caribbean, New Zealand, the Republic of Ireland, South Africa or the United Kingdom are not required to submit proof of English proficiency test scores.
  • International Transcript Evaluation and course equivalency report for students who have attended schools outside of the United States.

Enjoy infinite student support

As a Lynn University student, you will be assigned a dedicated student success manager who will serve as your primary point of contact throughout your entire time at Lynn. Our student success managers work closely with you to navigate the following:

  • Admissions process
  • New student orientation and onboarding
  • Academic advisement
  • Registration assistance
  • Connection to tutoring, study groups or additional assistance
  • Career services and preparation
  • Tracking and analyzing your progress
  • Liaising with different university departments
  • Answering any questions or addressing any concerns you have

Our student success managers are equipped and ready to assist you throughout your educational journey. They will walk you through the admissions process and provide guidance and resources while you complete your degree program.

Contact a student success manager at admissionsonline@lynn.edu or 877-523-8289.