Admission Checklist

At the University of St. Francis, your admission experience will be individualized and you will be assisted by a personal admission counselor each step of the way.

Contact Your Personal Admission Counselor

  • At USF, every prospective student is assigned a personal admission counselor. That counselor can be reached by email or telephone. They are here to answer any questions you might have and help you complete the admission process.
  • For a list of personal admission counselors and their contact information, click here.


Admission Requirements

Click on your program of interest.



To apply for admission, submit the following:

  • Official transcripts from ALL colleges previously attended
  • Apply for admission online or download an application below
  • No application fee
  • Submit all materials to: University of St. Francis Office of Admission 500 Wilcox St., Joliet, IL 60435


Download the appropriate application, depending on your desired program:


Once the admission application is completed
Submit the following (all forms are Adobe PDF files unless otherwise noted)

You will be notified by mail of your acceptance to the university.


Finance your Education


Register for classes through the Academic Advising Center

  • Your personal admission counselor will make an appointment


Pay your Tuition and Fees