First Year Students

Schedule a campus visit, review admission requirements, and learn how to apply for financial aid when you are enrolling in college for the first time.

Admissions Steps for First Year Students

Transfer Students

As an incoming transfer student, you will want to know how the college courses you’ve taken will fit into DSU’s graduation requirements. We aim to make your transition as easy as possible so you can get the most out of being a Blue Hawk.

Admissions Steps for Transfer Students

Online or Distance Students

Dickinson State offers a variety of degree programs that can be completed entirely online. With access to support services, staff, and faculty, your online or distance program will fit your goals and your schedule.

Admissions Steps for Online or Distance Students

International Students

Dickinson State provides academic, social, and transitional support for international students. Learn more about admission, visa, and English language requirements.

Admissions Steps for International Students

Graduate Students

Advance in your current career or start a new one by engaging in a dynamic graduate program.

Admissions Steps for Graduate Students

Returning Students

Returning to DSU after a semester or more off? Find instructions for a smooth re-application process and re-entry into the Blue Hawk family.

Admissions Steps for Returning Students

Professional and Continuing Education

Advance your career or update your skills by participating in continuing education for professionals.

Admissions Steps for Professional and Continuing Education

High School Students

High school students may be eligible to take college courses through dual credit or early entry. These credits may be used to meet high school graduation requirements.

Admissions Steps for Dual Credit and Early Entry

Dual Mission Career Training

As part of its dual mission, DSU offers training that prepares you for technical or professional licensure.

View our Dual Mission Career Training Programs