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Lourdes University admits undergraduate candidates who demonstrate potential for success in rigorous academic work. Qualified applicants are admitted regardless of gender, race, color, age, veteran status, ethnic origin or physical ability. The credentials of each applicant are individually evaluated with consideration given to academic record and evidence of motivation of collegiate studies. Lourdes University reserves the right to deny admission to any applicant.

Programs at Lourdes University require solid academic high school preparation. High school transcripts should show an applicant has completed at least 17 academic units.

The following distribution of courses is highly recommended.
English 4 units
Social Studies 3 units
Mathematics 3 units
Science 3 units
Foreign Language 2 units in the same language
Fine and/or Performing Arts 1 unit
Physical Education/Health 1 unit

Each applicant is strongly encouraged to complete:

  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Biology with lab
  • Chemistry with lab
  • Experience in writing a research paper
  • Evidence of computer literacy