Admissions Criteria

We are excited that you are considering applying to Cheyney University! As you prepare your application, we know that there is a lot to keep in mind—from deadlines, to standardized tests, to understanding what we’re looking for from our applicants. If you have questions along the way, make sure to connect with us.

In accordance with the criteria adopted by Cheyney University for admissions, five general requirements have been identified:


Grade-point average


Strength of curriculum

(3 years of Math; 4 years of English Language; 3 years of Sciences; 3 years of Social Studies; 2 years of foreign language recommended)


Class rank




SAT or ACT Score (Optional)


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Submit an official high school transcript or G.E.D. to the Office of Admissions.
To submit your high school transcript, click on the Parchment Electronic Transcript link.


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