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 ndsu.apply@. We will make every effort to work with you to find temporary alternatives to complete your admission file.
Apply as an Undergraduate Student
Ready to apply? First-year, international, and transfer students will need to complete our online application. If you need more information about specific admissions criteria or supplemental materials, check under your applicant type below.
Learn about the criteria your admission decision will be based on, what materials you need to submit, and the dates and deadlines for your application.
If you’re applying as first-year or transfer international student, or to enroll in the Intensive English Language Program, there are specific criteria, materials and deadlines you must meet.
Find out about the criteria, materials and deadlines you must meet if you’re planning to transfer from another college or university.
Apply as a Graduate Student
Submit your application, supplementary materials and application fee.
Domestic or Permanent-Resident Application
Get information about the required materials for applying as a domestic or permanent-resident graduate student.
Get information about the required materials for applying as an international graduate student.
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Alexandria Hines, Electrical engineering