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More and more students are discovering the advantages of a Bowling Green State University education. The sooner you apply, the sooner you’ll be able to start planning for the biggest adventure of your life. 


For students who are completing high school, starting college for the first time OR have attempted 12 or fewer credit hours since high school graduation. 

Applying for Admission

Graduate Students

Whether you’re pursuing your passion, seeking a career change, positioning yourself for career advancement, or simply realizing a new dream, we want BGSU to be the next step in your journey. Your time is now.

Pursuing a Graduate Degree

Transfer Students

Have you attended or are you attending a college or university after graduating from high school and would like to transfer to BGSU? Use the transfer application.

Transferring to BGSU

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I chose BGSU because from the moment I stepped on campus, I felt I belonged and that I could be successful here.



International students who choose BGSU will discover a welcoming community that challenges and supports students from all over the world. With more than 750 international students representing 77 countries, BGSU is committed to cultural diversity.

International Programs & Partnerships

BGSU Online

Designed for working professionals, BGSU's nationally recognized online learning opportunities give you the freedom to pursue a degree on your own time.

Studying 100% Online

Finish Your Undergrad Degree

If you started your degree at BGSU and did not finish, Bowling Green State University invites you back to complete your degree.

Restarting Your Degree Journey

College Credit Plus

Get a head start on your bachelor's degree by taking college courses while in high school.

Earning College Credit In High School

Other Admission Options

Updated: 02/08/2024 02:36PM