Welcome Admitted Students

Admitted Students

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Welcome to Thunder Nation!

The office of Admission looks forward to helping you through the enrollment process.

Please see the below to-do list to help you with all the steps to complete your enrollment to Trine University.

We are currently accepting students for the upcoming spring and fall! Make sure you complete your application and schedule a visit!

Enrollment Checklist

Visit campus on a group visit day or customize it how you want with an individual visit!
All accepted students will automatically receive a merit-based scholarship with the admit packet. Do not forget the additional stackable scholarships (limit 2) are also available to eligible incoming students.

Outside scholarship opportunities for incoming students are abundant and can be found on our financial aid page. We encourage all students to check them out as soon as possible to meet all deadlines.
Complete the FAFSA after October 1 and before the March 1 deadline to receive a $500 tuition incentive grant (TIG). This is to be completed annually. School code for the FAFSA is 001839. www.fafsa.gov
Your enrollment deposit confirms your place in the incoming class and acts as your official committment to Trine. The deposit is refundable until May 1, 2019.
All incoming students admitted to Trine will receive information regarding housing in early Spring. Housing is based on deposit date. Students have the opportunity to live in studio, apartment and traditional style housing. Please talk to your counselor for more information.
The Financial Aid Office is your partner. They provide information and assistants to students who have decided to attend Trine. Please complete the steps below:
  • Activate your MyTrineFAOpens in new window account online to have access to all your financial aid information.
  • Submit all requested documents to financial aid.
  • Review and accept/decline awards through MyTrineFA.
The Office of Financial Aid is available M-F from 8 am - 5 pm and can be reached via phone at 260.665.4610 or email finaid@trine.edu.
Register for SOAR 2020.

Student Orientation and Registration for incoming freshman, transfer students and their parents is an opportunity to meet your academic advisor, plan your first semester of classes, learn valuable information about resources at Trine, set up your student ID and email, and meet other new and returning students.
Upon graduation from high school, send your official final high school transcript which includes a graduation date, official school signature and seal, in a sealed envelope, to:

Office of Admission
Trine University
1 University Ave
Angola, IN 46703
An applicant for freshman standing who achieves a score of 3, 4, or 5 on the College Entrance Examination Board’s Advanced Placement (AP) Examination may be granted credit. AP Calculus will require a 4 or 5 to be reviewed for credit. 
All dual enrollment courses must have been completed with a C or higher to be evaluated for credit. For your dual enrollment courses to be reviewed, one must request an official college transcript from the institution they are through. Please send official transcripts to Jessica Bremer, Academic Outreach and Transfer Coordinator.
Jessica Bremer
Trine University
1 University Ave
Angola, IN 46703
All incoming students are required to have an immunization record on file with the Health Center.

Mandatory Immunizations
Please submit your immunization record as soon as possible. Immunization paperwork should be sent to your admission counselor. Please call 260-665-4168 if you have any questions.

The required immunizations are:
  • MMR – Measles, Mumps, Rubella (series of two)
  • Tetanus/Diphtheria or Tdap (within last 10 years)
  • Varicella – Chicken Pox (series of two or documented history of disease)
  • Meningococcal or Menactra or MCV4 (given after the age of 16) – is not the Meningitis B vaccine
  • Hepatitis B (series of three)
  • Polio (series of four) Adults are recommended to not get this if you did not already have the series
  • Tuberculosis (International students only) QuantiFERON Gold Blood test must be from the US within the last 3 years
All incoming students must submit completed immunization records before moving onto campus. If you would like to claim religious exemption from required immunizations, please fill out the religious exemption form. Please submit the form to:

Sloan Davis
Trine University
1 University Ave
Angola, IN 46703
Fax: (260) 665-4578
Payment Options

Credit/debt card or ACH payments can be made online.
  • American Express, Discover, MasterCard, and Visa are accepted online with a 2.99% transaction fee.
  • eCheck (no additional fee) - funds will be taken from the bank account you designate.
Checks can be mailed to One University Ave., Angola IN, 46703.

Monthly Payment Plans

Monthly payment plans are available through Tuition Management Systems (TMS) for students who wish to pay their semester costs in installments (available for fall and spring semesters only). Plans are interest free and are available in 6, 5, or 4 monthly installments. There is a $30 enrollment fee. Payments are always due the 1st of each month, and are made directly to TMS. To enroll or for more options, visit www.trine.afford.com or call 1.800.722.4867.

Payment Due Dates
Fall 2019: August 1, 2019

Please contact the Business Office at businessoffice@trine.edu or (260) 665.4112 with any questions.



At Trine we take great pride in who we are and in accomplishing our mission of preparing our students to succeed, lead and serve. We are committed to providing you with an extraordinary learning experience in a fun and beautiful environment.

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Successful Outcomes

99.7% of the Class of 2018 was employed or in graduate school within six months of graduation*

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Within Reach

The average Trine student receives nearly $33,100 in financial aid. 98 percent of our students receive some form of financial aid.

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Learn in Community

Our average class size is 18.5 students and our student-faculty ratio is 15:1, meaning you'll truly get to know your professors and classmates during your time at Trine.

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 *Based on 2018 Trine University Graduation Class Knowledge Rate of 83.4%, 308 of 368 main campus undergraduates responding. Compared to 2017 Graduation Class National Knowledge Rate of 64.5% from 549,664 total recorded.