Admissions Steps: 4 A's of Admissions

Admissions Steps

Step 1: Apply 

A. Apply to Liberty University today

Apply Online

You can also apply by calling us at (800) 543-5317 to speak to one of our Admissions Counselors.
Call Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-9 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (EST).

B. Submit Your Documents

After you apply, submit the following documents:

  • 1. Liberty University Admission Essay
  • 2. Official high school transcripts (not required if you have already obtained an associates degree) and college transcripts (if applicable).

    You can send transcripts to us in the following ways:
    • A. By filling out the Transcript Request Form and sending it to your school (do NOT send this to Liberty University).
      B. By logging into Parchment (or other secured electronic transcript program) and sending them digitally. 
    • Note: GPA's are recalculated (unweighted).
  • 3. Your SAT score (Liberty Code: 5385), ACT score (Liberty Code: 4364), or CLT score. Please note the following: 
    • A. The Writing section of the SAT is not considered for acceptance or Liberty scholarships.
      B. Liberty University will consider your best composite ACT score.
      C. All standardized test scores are super-scored.
      D. Liberty University now offers award-winning Prepworks® ACT and SAT preparation courses with money-back guarantees. 
    • Note: After reviewing your application, additional information or documents may be requested by the admission committee.

C. Claim Your myLU Account

  • Once your application is processed (1-2 business days after applying), go to myLU Sign-in > Claim Account.
           Note: Your myLU account will give you access to:
           A. Your official Liberty University email account
           B. Required Math and English Assessments
           C. A.S.I.S.T.
           D. Your Student Checklist
    You will need your Liberty University ID number to claim your account.
    Call us at (800) 543-5317 if you experience any difficulty.

D. Submit Your Confirmation Deposit

Step 2: Accept 

Take Assessments & Submit Your FAFSA

Once you receive your acceptance letter from Liberty:

  • Submit your $250 Confirmation Deposit if you haven't already done so. This deposit secures your award package, so we recommend submitting it as early as possible to receive a higher award amount.
  • Pay online or call us at (800) 543-5317.  
  • Complete your Math and English Assessments. Login to your myLU account > Blackboard > My Access > Courses > Math Assessment and English Assessment. 
  • Both assessments need to be completed in order to register for classes.
    • If your score is above 22 on the first part of the Math Assessment, you will be asked to take part 2.
    • If you have transfered college credit for mathematics or English already, you will not be required to take the respective assessment.
  • Submit your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). You and a parent must sign the FAFSA electronically; to do so, both you and your parent will use the FSA ID that each will need to create before starting the FAFSA.  
  • Sign the Master Promissory Note for federal student loans and complete Entrance Counseling. For more information, visit our Financial Aid Office's website

Watch Financial Aid Q&A Livecast

Step 3: ASIST 

Select Campus Housing & Complete Financial Check-In 

Complete Financial Check-In (FCI) through your ASIST account by following these instructions:

  • Sign-in to myLU > ASIST > Student > Financial Check-In.
  • Using ASIST, you will complete the following:
    • Vehicle Registration
    • Select Housing
    • Purchase Flames Cash
    • Review and verify Summary of Accounts and Financial Aid (scholarships, fees, and tuition costs)
    • Select payment plan
    • Make first payment

FCI Questions:

Step 4: Attend 

Register for Courses & Attend Orientation

Course Registration Tutorial Videos

When you have finished Financial Check-In:


Watch the Admission 101 Livecast to learn more about the admissions process.


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