What You Need To Know

Nondegree seeking students typically enroll in courses for personal enrichment or professional development, but it is also a way to experience Metropolitan State without fully transferring. This option is for students who are not seeking a degree or who have missed the published application deadline.  Applications are accepted through the first week of the semester.

Priority Application Deadlines

  • Jun 30
    Fall semester
  • Nov 15
    Spring semester
  • Mar 30
    Summer session

You can check the status of your application through E-Services to ensure that we have received your application, and transcripts. Incomplete applications that do not include ALL of the required items will not be considered. Notification of a positive admissions decision may list certain conditions that you must satisfy before you can register for coursework, such as submitting a final undergraduate transcript, assessments or other credentials.

Important: Students must have a complete application on file 3 weeks prior to any given semester to be considered for admissions for that semester. Incomplete applicants will be reviewed for the following semester.

How to Apply

  1. Apply for Undergraduate Admission

    Complete the admissions application online.

  2. Register for Classes

    You can register during open registration.

  3. Arrange for Payment

    Non-degree seeking students are not eligible for financial aid. Tuition payment must be arranged the same day as registration.

  4. Once Accepted, Learn About Student Services

    After you receive your letter of admission (typically within a week of application) Gateway Student Services is your contact for everything from registration to financial aid, as well as other services offered to students.