First-Year Admission

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Whatever you do, be you

With nearly 6,000 students, we're an unexpected size. We're in an unexpectedly vibrant city. We're unexpectedly affordable. And we follow a proven approach to teaching, learning and personal development that is unexpected in all the right ways.

You're not bound by your major, department or residence hall. With a streak of initiative, you'll cross disciplines, explore your interests and dive headlong into your passions to forge unforgettable connections. Here, you build your future fully from day one.

I'm Admitted!

Once you've been admitted, you'll take some simple steps to complete your enrollment. Review the info here, but manage it all through your Bradley status page.

Accept Your Admission Offer

Things You'll Do Here

Your admission counselor can help you...

  • Choose a program of study
  • Understand financial aid and scholarships
  • Apply to Bradley University
  • Sign-up for housing and orientation
  • Help with the enrollment process
  • Provide additional Bradley information
Meet Your Counselor

Choose Your Path

You can select the application timeline that best fits your situation — just click below to explore your three options.