Apply Statement

To apply for admission to Lebanon Valley College, please choose either the LVC Application or the Common Application. LVC's application process is rolling with the option of Early Decision.

Please visit the links for Athletic Training,  Early Childhood and Early Childhood/Special EducationPhysical Therapy, and Music to view specific requirements for these competitive majors.

Lebanon Valley College does not require most applicants to submit SAT or ACT scores for purposes of admission to the College. Please view our Test Optional Policy for important exceptions.


 In order to be considered for the types of scholarships and grants listed above, we recommend the admission
 application and 2017-18 FAFSA
be complete and submitted by the dates above. Financial award packages will
 be mailed within four weeks following these dates.

 *Students who apply after April 1 will still be considered for LVC Merit, Multicultural Fellowship, and LVC
 Need-based Grant.



Full-time Undergraduate
 
HOW TO APPLY:
You must submit the following:
  •  A completed application, either the Common Application OR the LVC Application.
  • An official high school or home school transcript
  • SAT or ACT test results | Review our Test Optional Policy
  • ZeeMee (optional) | LVC is excited to partner with ZeeMee, a free service that helps students bring their applications to life. We are committed to reviewing every applicant as a unique individual. Simply copy and paste your link into the Lebanon Valley College application or the Common Application. Sign up today at ZeeMee.com!



      Full-time Transfer
       
      HOW TO APPLY:
      You must submit the following:
       
      •  A completed application, either the Common Application OR the LVC Application
      • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended/are attending
      • College Record Form must be completed for each college or university attended
      • An official high school or homeschool transcript


      HACC Transfer Students
      There are two resources to help ease the transfer process for full-time and part-time transfer students from Harrisburg Area Community College (HACC) to Lebanon Valley College (LVC). The HACC Transfer Services web page has Curricula Checksheets (please select "Lebanon Valley College" from the drop down menu) for specific LVC majors as well as a Course Equivalency list. These documents will help you plan for transferring to LVC.


      Prospective part-time students should have transcripts from other institutions sent to the Office of Admission.



      Part-time Undergraduate
       
      Degree-seeking students interested in taking 3-9 credits are invited to apply as part-time students at LVC.*

      HOW TO APPLY:
      You must submit the following:
      • A completed application LVC Application 
      • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended/are attending (if applicable)
      • A College Record Form must be completed for each college or university attended 
      • An official high school or homeschool transcript 
      *Availability to take day classes is required at this time.



      International Students
       
      International students will receive broad and challenging curricular offerings in a culture that is warm, respectful, and supportive. Our professors focus on teaching and involving their students in collaborative research and other engaging learning opportunities. We do not use teaching assistants or graduate assistants and offer an 11:1 student to faculty ratio, enabling strong academic and personal connections between faculty and students. Learn more.



      Graduate & Professional Studies

      Professional Development
      Though the Office of Professional Studies, LVC offers various professional development programs for adult learners who want to expand their skills and credentials in the areas of project management, business analysis, and leadership, to name a few. Apply now.

      *Students interested in Act 48 credit or professional development courses in the master of science in STEM education, master of music education, or doctor of physical therapy programs should contact the respective graduate program for additional information. 

      Master of Business Administration
      The MBA Program is a part-time program for working adults in the greater Harrisburg, Lancaster, and Lebanon region. The 12 course/36 credit program can be completed in as little as two years. Apply now.

      Master of Science in STEM Education
      The MSSE Program provides the PDE required Instructional Level II certification credits for SAS and inclusive classrooms, graduate credits, and Act 48 credits through core courses as well as a variety of special topic seminars. Evening, day, and summer classes are offered. Apply now.

      Master of Music Education
      The MME program provides the PDE required Instructional Level II certification credits for SAS and inclusive classrooms. Coursework can be completed in three years. Apply now.

      Doctor of Physical Therapy
      Please visit our physical therapy pages for requirements specific to this competitive program.  


      Visiting Students

      Individuals interested in pursuing coursework at LVC as non-matriculated students may register for course(s) through the Office of the Registrar by completing this form.


      At Lebanon Valley College, admission decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion/creed, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status, or any trait protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws and/or College policy. The College does not discriminate on any of the foregoing bases in the administration of its educational policies, admission policies, or its scholarship and loan programs.