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Are you ready to start your journey at Prescott College and follow a path towards a rewarding degree? Students in the online bachelor's degree program take an active role in their education by designing meaningful and personally relevant degrees.

We take a holistic approach to admissions - looking beyond numbers and grades. We want to get to know you. We look at evidence of good citizenship and community involvement, your goals and passions, your ability to thrive in a self-directed program, and your unique talents. We thoughtfully and carefully consider all applications, looking beyond the paperwork to see the individual who wants to be a member of this community.

Priority Admissions and Important Dates

Prescott College practices rolling admissions which means that you may apply at any time prior to the published last day to apply. However, there are recommended Priority Dates for all applicants. Applicants meeting these deadlines have the best chance of gaining admission and may be considered for merit scholarships. Click here for more information. 

Application Process

If you have questions or need assistance, don't hesitate to call us at 877-350-2100 or e-mail We're here to help make the application process as easy as possible!

STEP 1: Review Application Requirements.

Carefully review and begin gathering all application requirements:

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STEP 2: Apply Online. It’s free!

Select your application below. If you have any questions about which application to use, call us at 1-877-350-2100. If you are in need of a paper application please contact the admissions office. 

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STEP 3: Submit application materials

Submit your essay as part of completing the online application or email it separately to You must have official transcripts sent directly from your high school and previous colleges/universities. Official transcripts can be submitted electronically by the issuing institution via Parchment, or can be mailed to Prescott College, Office of Admissions 220 Grove Avenue, Prescott, Arizona, 86301.

Additional Resources and Information: 

- Transfer Credit Information


Computer Literacy
Students are expected to enter the College with a level of technology competency sufficient to function effectively in the program. Proficiency is defined as a comfort and knowledge of using email, navigating the Internet, and basic word processing skills. Students must be able to use message boards or computer conferencing tools to communicate with others, download and upload files, and attach files to email. Students are required to have full-time access to a computer that has a reliable Internet connection.

Deferred Matriculation
Students wishing to defer matriculation may do so by sending a written request to the Director of Admission. Matriculation will be postponed for up to a full academic year, subject to successful completion of any academic work undertaken during that time.