Application for Undergraduate Admission


This application for undergraduate admission will become part of your permanent record at Dakota Wesleyan University. Dakota Wesleyan University welcomes faculty, staff, students and visitors of all faiths and promotes a policy of nondiscrimination in all areas with respect to age, race, sex, creed, color, national and ethnic origins, religious preferences, disabilities, backgrounds, and lifestyle choices.

To complete your application, please submit the following:

  • Complete the undergraduate application fee!
  • High school transcript, including class rank and cumulative grade point average
  • Official transcript/s of all previous college work, if applicable
LPN-BS Students, please use this application form instead.

Personal Data

Legal Name

Current Mailing Address
Permanent Home Address

The following items are optional. No information you provide will be used in a discriminatory manner.

Educational Data

College/University 1
College/University 2
College/University 3
College/University 4
College/University 5

Enrollment Data

University policy requires that full-time, unmarried students under the age of 21 reside on campus. This policy does not apply to students living with their parents within a 40 mile radius of campus, or students with dependent children.


Please list the adults who are legally responsible for you and/or have rights to your information. If a minor, this is usually one or both biological parents when living.
Parent/Guardian 1

Parent/Guardian 2

Please give names and ages of your brothers or sisters. If they have attended college, give the names of the institution and degree earned.

More About You

(Check all that apply)


The university reserves the right to deny admission or continued enrollment to any student who imposes an unreasonable risk of harm to the health, safety, welfare or property of the university, members of the university community or him/herself.

Dakota Wesleyan University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association, 30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602, (312)263-0456,, South Dakota Department of Education, South Dakota Board of Nursing, National League for Nursing, United Methodist University Senate, and Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education. The university is approved by the state of South Dakota on the basis of the National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education Certification (NASDTEC) standards.