SAT/ACT mins: Scores vary by major but a minimum of 950 is recommended unless the candidate has transfer credit.
SAT or ACT Scores must not be more than: SAT or ACT are required if a student has less than 12 college credits. Scores are valid up to three years.
LSP Application deadline: Priority application date is January 1st with a commitment date of May 1st.
Where to find application: Applications are available at: www.norwich.edu/admissions/applying.html
Freshmen class report date: New students (freshmen and transfer) have various arrival dates depending on their residential status. Students entering the Corps of Cadets typically arrive the third Sunday of August and new Civilian students (those in residence and commuters) arrive the following Wednesday. Dates are available at www.norwich.edu
Yellow Ribbon participant: Yes.
Will you cover difference between tuition minus GI Bill and cost of in state "state" school tuition? Or do you want to keep it to in-state residents? Yes. We do not limit this program to in-state residents.
Do you want to donate additional money to each applicant should the need arise? Marines are encouraged to apply for financial aid using the FAFSA form so that need can be assessed.
Processing fees: Norwich will waive the application fee for Marines in the LSP program. On the application the Marine should enter VPLSP as the fee waiver code at the end of the on-line application.
Are all majors open to Marines? Yes, all majors are open to Marines seeking admission to Norwich. Applicants are asked to indicate up to three majors they would like to be considered for.
Recognize AA degree or any college course work: Each student’s transfer credit work will be evaluated individually. Marines need to submit official college transcripts and course descriptions for this evaluation.
Recognize awarding of college credits via alternative means, e.g., DANTES or CLEP: Students can work with the Registrars Office on their specific alternatives to have credits awarded.
Additional information: Norwich will evaluate each candidate using a holistic approach evaluating the applicant’s academic prowess, character and leadership. Determining the applicant’s potential for success is the most important part of our decision making process. As the oldest private military college in the nation our military heritage remains a proud tradition.