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All the ways to apply and enroll

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Transfer students 

Information for students who have credits to transfer from another college or university.

First-year students 

Information for students who earned a high school diploma and have not attended college before.

Readmitting students 

You've previously been admitted to Metropolitan State University and your application has expired.

Visiting students 

You would like to take a course or two to broaden your knowledge.

International visiting students 

You're visiting from abroad and want to take classes but not earn a degree.

Second bachelor’s degree 

You’ve earned a degree and want begin working towards a second bachelor’s.

PSEO: Post-Secondary Enrollment Options 

You’re a high school student who wants to earn post-secondary credit.

Graduate students 

If you have a bachelor's degree and you would like to further your knowledge with a graduate degree or certificate, learn more here.

International degree-seeking students 

You’re visiting from abroad and want to earn a degree.

Out-of-state students: Get information on the Midwest Student Exchange Program