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Undergraduate Admission

Don't just accept what is - imagine what could be, and then make it happen. Willamette will unleash your potential in a world that demands innovation. Start here.

Find Your Future Here


Majors and Programs

An education as innovative as you are with forward-thinking programs and opportunities.


Campus Life

Try new things. Find your niche. Make yourself at home.

Faculty & Staff

Find Mentorship

Collaborate with your professors and find your lifelong mentors.



Discover the forests, coasts, mountains, and cities of the Pacific Northwest.

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Virtual Campus Tour

Get a 360° view of Willamette University's Salem campus.


Plan ahead for your future at Willamette by ensuring you have everything in order to apply. 

  • The Common Application or Coalition on Scoir
  • Official High School Transcript
  • School Report Form & Counselor Recommendation
  • SAT or ACT scores (optional)
  • Teacher Evaluation (optional)
  • No Application Fee
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Key Dates

Keep up-to-date with our application deadlines. We know it’s a big decision, which is why we offer multiple options to best fit your situation.

Early Action (Non-binding)

  • Application Due
  • Admission Decision
  • Enrollment Deposit Due

Early Decision (Binding)

  • Application Due
  • Admission Decision
  • Enrollment Deposit Due

Regular (Non-binding)

  • Application Due
  • Admission Decision
  • Enrollment Deposit Due
Binding: You've committed to enroll if offered a place Non-binding: You can decide on the regular enrollment calendar
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Tuition, Aid&Scholarships

Our aid packages combine merit and need-based scholarships with other forms of aid. We look beyond test scores to make sure your hard work pays off.

Learn about Tuition

Transfer Students

Learn how you can become a part of our engaged and dynamic community, wherever you are in your college career.

Transfer Students information

International Students

Explore your opportunities at Willamette and find out what you need to know to apply to the College of Arts and Sciences.

International Students information
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Your Future is Now

Interested in learning more or have questions? Get in touch with Willamette.

Willamette University

Office of Admission

Salem Campus

Willamette University
900 State Street
Salem Oregon 97301 U.S.A.
1-844-BEARCAT toll free