For students entering as
Freshmen, Main Campus
More and more students are discovering the advantages of a Bowling Green State University education. The sooner you apply, the sooner you’ll be able to start planning for the biggest adventure of your life. Apply to BGSU today, and get a head start on your future.
To complete the Bowling Green State University admissions process you must submit:
For admission to Bowling Green State University a freshman applicant must:
Admission is selective. In general, we require a high school record that includes four units of English; three units each of mathematics, science and social studies; two units of a foreign language; and one unit of visual or performing arts. Freshman applicants who do not meet the academic standards for admission may be offered admission to the University Program for Academic Success. Admission to the University Program for Academic Success is also selective, but not as competitive as regular admission. Space is limited.
An applicant is considered for admission on the basis of four criteria:
The University also considers the diversity of the student body and applicants’ special abilities, talents and achievements in making admission decisions. Diversity may include socioeconomic factors, underrepresented minorities, artistic and/or athletic ability and other special characteristics of the population.