Lamoni Campus Admissions Requirements


Traditional Students:

To be considered for acceptance at Graceland, you must qualify in two of the following three criteria:

  • Rank in upper 50% of your high school class
  • Have a 2.50 grade point average or above based on a 4.00 system.
  • Have either a minimum composite ACT score of 21 or a minimum combined SAT I score of 960.

For athletic eligibility, the test results must come from official test centers on the national testing dates.

A Placement Test will be required to determine proper placement in English and Math if ACT or SAT scores are not submitted.

Applicants who do not meet the above criteria may be considered individually. If accepted, they may be required to take developmental courses. Some applicants may be requested to test for the Chance Program prior to being considered for acceptance.

Submit the following items:

  • An online application
  • An official high school transcript with ACT or SAT scores
  • Students Completing GED Exams: All GED tests

Home School Students:

Refer to the requirements listed in the catalog.


Transfer Students:

Acceptance is based on college work rather than high school if a student has attended college full time for at least one semester and/or has accumulated 12 semester hours of credit. A 2.00 cumulative grade point average on all transfer credit is required for admission to Graceland University.

Submit the following items:

  • Apply Online
  • Official high school transcripts (if college work totals less than 36 hours)
  • Official transcripts from all colleges previously attended