Required Application Items:

Students applying to Harris-Stowe State University must submit the following:

  • Official high school transcript or GED scores
  • Official ACT or SAT scores
  • Official transcripts from all colleges or universities previously attended (if applicable)



To make changes to a current application please contact the Admissions Office at 314-340-3300 or

Undergraduate Applications:Archive

To apply online please select the link below which best describes you:

    First-time Freshman  

(High School Students enrolling after high school graduation and any non-degree seeking or visiting student)

    International Student  

(Any student who is not a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident card holder)


(Any student who has previously attended HSSU or is looking to transfer into HSSU from another college/university.)

    Dual Enrolled Application  

(High school student looking to attend the University while enrolled in high school.) 

    Accelerated Certification Application  

The Early Childhood Education Accelerated Teachers Certification program is for those individuals with a Bachelor’s degree in Education and who have a 2.75 CGPA.


November 1st for Spring of the following year

April 1 for Summer of the current year

June 1 for Fall of the current year


2021 Summer 12-Week and Session I: April 30, 2021

2021 Summer Session II: June 11, 2021


2021 Fall 12-Week and Session I: August 7, 2021

2021 Fall Session II: October 2, 2021

Registration Dates:

Registration Now Available for:

               2020 Fall Session II

Please call us at 314-340-3300 to make your appointment today



Session Start Dates:

2020 Fall Session I: 8/21/2020

2020 Fall 12-week: 8/22/2020

2020 Fall Session II: 10/16/2020


2021 Spring Session I: 1/8/2021

2021 Spring 12-week: 1/9/2021

2021 Spring Session II: 3/5/2021


2021 Summer 12-week and Session I: 5/17/2021

2021 Summer Session II: 6/28/2021


2021 Fall Session I: 8/20/2021

2021 Fall 12-week: 8/21/2021

2021 Fall Session II: 10/15/2021


2022 Spring Session I: 1/7/2022

2022 Spring 12-week: 1/8/2022

2022 Spring Session II: 3/4/2022


2022 Summer 12-week and Session I: 5/16/2022

2022 Summer Session II: 6/27/2022

If you would like to receive additional information regarding admission to the University please click the link below to submit your information.
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Welcome to Harris-Stowe State University

Dear Prospective Student: 
I am delighted that you have chosen to apply for admission to Harris-Stowe State University. The University is strongly committed to providing quality higher education that is affordable and accessible to the diverse populations within and beyond the metropolitan St. Louis community. 
Congratulations on your endeavors as you have reached a critical phase of your personal, academic and professional development. The demands of today’s society require the services of professionals; Harris-Stowe State University is well-known for its four-year professional education programs. The administration, faculty and staff at Harris-Stowe State University understand the significance of this period of your life and will work closely with you to ensure that you are prepared to meet the leadership, service and career challenges of the 21st century.
Best wishes, and I look forward to meeting you upon your arrival as an entering student at Harris-Stowe State University.
Kind regards, 
HSSU Admissions Team

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