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Undergraduate Admission

Are you ready to take that first step to begin your education at Trine? Are you ready to work with well-respected faculty that value hands-on learning and give personal attention in each and every class? If so, Trine University is currently accepting Fall 2020 applications!

The Trine University undergraduate application is free and there’s no essay!

Fall 2020, Spring 2021, Summer 2021
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 Spring 2020, Summer 2020
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We also accept the Common Application.

Common App

Main Campus Application Requirements

In addition to your application, we will need the following items for admission consideration:

High school students need to take the American College Test (ACT) and/or the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) and request that scores be sent to Trine University. Our code numbers are 1250 for the ACT and 1811 for the SAT. NOTE: the writing section of the ACT and SAT are optional.

Sending your scores each time you take the SAT/ACT can benefit you by allowing Trine to consider you for all available merit scholarships and enrollment opportunities. You may send in your College Board Score Report for FREE to your counselor at any time.

Send Transcripts
Request your high school to send a copy of your current transcript to:

Office of Admission
Trine University
1 University Ave
Angola, IN 46703

Upon graduation from high school, send your official final high school transcript that includes graduation date to admissions. You will also want to submit transcripts for dual credit or other college courses to be reviewed for credit. 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. All transcripts and AP results can be sent to:

If you need a form to authorize them to release your high school and college transcripts to the Trine admission office, simply download the Transcript Release FormOpens in new window


All applicants from the United States are accepted on a rolling basis. We'll notify you within two weeks after your application, high school records (and college transcripts, if you are a transfer student), and test scores are received.

Be sure to visit our Admitted Students page for more information on finalizing the enrollment process once you've been accepted.

Financial Aid

Complete and mail your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form by March 1st to be eligible for every financial aid opportunity. Trine's school code for FAFSA is 001839. Apply online at www.fafsa.ed.govOpens in new window. Visit our financial aid pages for more information. 

Main campus contact info:

One University Ave. 
Angola, IN 46703
800.347.4878 or