Admission Requirements

What Kind of Student Are You?


You have completed high school and have never enrolled at or attended another college or university after high school.


Admission Process

  1. Complete our Application for Admission
  2. Request Official Transcripts

Note: Hand-carried/student-submitted transcripts will not be accepted. Transcripts must be sent directly from each academic institution via their official transcript service to Peru State College Admissions.

  • Request official high school transcript(s) to be sent to Peru State College at the address below. We may also accept electronic transcripts from an approved transcript service.
  • Request official college transcript(s) from each institution at which you earned credit while in high school or prior to attending Peru State College. All post-secondary transcripts are required whether credit was earned or not. Failure to provide information regarding all post-secondary academic work attempted or completed will be considered fraudulent and may result in possible withdrawal of admission or dismissal from Peru State College.
  • Official transcripts may be mailed to the following address:

Peru State College
Office of Admissions
600 Hoyt Street
P.O. Box 10
Peru, NE 68421-0010

  1. Please note admission to Peru State College does not require an ACT or SAT score. However, some competitive scholarships do require an ACT or SAT score. To be considered, please request your official ACT (school code: 2470) or SAT (school code: 6468) scores to be sent to Peru State College.
  2. Health History Requirements

Note: This requirement is only for students attending the main campus. If you are an online-only student, you do not have to meet this requirement.

  • Submit a copy of your health care provider immunization records that show proof of two MMRs
  1. Be sure to check your myPSC To-Do list to confirm your admission to Peru State College

Accepted Students


After you have been accepted to Peru State College, please visit our Accepted Students page to determine your next steps.

Counselors

Hannah Cook headshot
Hannah Cook

Admissions Counselor

Ashleigh Eickhoff headshotAshleigh Eickhoff

Senior Admissions Counselor

Austin Wegener headshotAustin Wegener

Senior Admissions Counselor
 

You have enrolled at or attended another college or university after high school



WILL MY CREDIT TRANSFER?

Admission Process

  1. Complete our Application for Admission
  2. Request Official Transcripts Note: Hand-carried/student-submitted transcripts will not be accepted. Transcripts must be sent directly from each academic institution via their official transcript service to Peru State College Admissions.
    1. High School Transcript: Required if you have completed less than 30 semester credit hours from regionally accredited institutions. Courses must have been completed with a grade of ‘C-’ or better to be considered for transfer and counted toward the 24 semester credit hour requirement. Contact the Admissions Office for more information at admissions@peru.edu.
    2. College/University Transcripts: All post-secondary transcripts are required whether credit was earned or not. Failure to provide information regarding all post-secondary academic work attempted or completed may be considered fraudulent and may result in possible withdrawal of admission or dismissal from Peru State College.
    3. Official transcripts may be mailed to the following address:

Peru State College Office of Admissions 600 Hoyt Street P.O. Box 10 Peru, NE 68421-0010

  1. Health History Requirements Note: This requirement is only for students attending the main campus. If you are an online-only student, you do not have to meet this requirement.
    1. Complete and Submit the Peru State College Health and Counseling Form
    2. Submit a copy of your health care provider immunization records that show proof of two MMRs

Accepted Students

  • After you have been accepted to Peru State College, please visit our Accepted Students page to determine your next steps.

Counselor

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Maureen Koso

Admissions Counselor

 

You are a former Peru State College student or Alumni who is interested in pursuing an undergraduate degree


Admission Process

  1. Complete our Application for Admission
  2. Request Official Transcripts

Note: Hand-carried/student-submitted transcripts will not be accepted. Transcripts must be sent directly from each academic institution via their official transcript service to Peru State College Admissions.

  • College/University Transcripts: Request official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions you attended since your last date of attendance at Peru State College. All post-secondary transcripts are required whether credit was earned or not. Failure to provide information regarding all post-secondary academic work attempted or completed may be considered fraudulent and may result in possible withdrawal of admission or dismissal from Peru State College.
  • Official transcripts may be mailed to the following address:

Peru State College
Office of Admissions
600 Hoyt Street
P.O. Box 10
Peru, NE 68421-0010

  1. Health History Requirements
    Note: This requirement is only for students attending the main campus. If you are an online-only student, you do not have to meet this requirement.


    • Submit a copy of your health care provider immunization records that show proof of two MMRs

Accepted Students

  • After you have been accepted to Peru State College, please visit our Accepted Students page to determine your next steps.

Counselor

Maureen Koso headshot

Maureen Koso

Admissions Counselor

 
 

You are interested in taking college classes but not in a degree program.


Admission Process

    1. Complete our Application for Admission 
      Personal Enrichment students must reapply each semester
    2. Health History Requirements

Note: This requirement is only for students attending the main campus. If you are an online-only student, you do not have to meet this requirement.

  • Submit a copy of your health care provider immunization records that show proof of two MMRs

Important Things to Know

  • Personal Enrichment students are non-degree seeking students
  • Non-Degree students must reapply each semester
  • Non-Degree students are not eligible for financial aid
  • Non-Degree students wishing to enroll in a class with pre-requisites must contact the department offering the class
  • Non-Degree students wishing to change to a degree-seeking program must re-apply for admission to a degree program and meet all admission requirements and deadlines
  • Non-Degree students are not assigned an academic adviser

How to Enroll

  • After your application has been processed, you will receive a letter and an email outlining the enrollment process. Personal Enrichment students are not assigned an advisor and are able to enroll themselves through myPSC.

Application Deadlines

Fall Semester Classes Start

  • 16 Week Session – August 17
  • 1st 8 Week Session – August 17
  • 2nd 8 Week Session – October 5
  • 3 Week December Session – November 30

Spring Semester Classes Start

  • 16 Week Session – January 11
  • 1st 8 Week Session – January 11
  • 2nd 8 Week Session – March 15

Summer Semester Classes Start

  • 8 Week Session – June 7

 

Contact Us

admissions@peru.edu

800-742-4412, Option 1
402-872-2221
Fax: 402-872-2296

Peru State College Admissions
Administration Building, Room 213
600 Hoyt Street
P.O. Box 10
Peru, NE 68421-0010