We are thrilled that you are considering becoming a part of the Arizona Christian University family. ACU has rigorous academic standards and offers a variety of degree programs, honors courses, internship opportunities and multiple pre-professional tracks, including pre-law and pre-med. ACU is committed not only to the educational advancement of students, but to their spiritual formation as well. We provide our students with an education that prepares them for ministry and professional occupations as they continue to become passionate, sold-out followers of Christ!

Admissions Requirements for Freshmen:

  • High School GPA: 2.0
  • SAT Score (CR+M): 860 OR ACT Score: 18
    ACU Test Codes: SAT: 4736 / ACT: 0106

Application Checklist for Freshmen:

Application Form:
Complete and submit the application form.

Application Fee: Pay your $30 application fee online by credit card after you complete the online application. If you have a fee waiver you will receive a prompt to enter that code.

ACT/SAT Scores: Submit your SAT (#4736) or ACT (#0106) scores.

Request that high school and/or college transcripts be sent. We provide the above form as a courtesy to help you request transcripts. Official high school transcripts are required of all applicants. Home-educated students should refer to the Home-educated page for additional instructions.

Note: Request official transcripts from all colleges attended even if no credit was earned or grades received. This includes college courses taken during high school. All transcripts should be sent directly from the institution you attended to Arizona Christian University.