Application for Admission

Please e-mail the international admissions counselor, Ifi Xifre Villar, at intladmissions@principia.edu before completing an application.

To apply online, click the link below: 

Respond thoughtfully to the non-objective parts, because this is where your individuality can shine. Consider it a tool for introducing yourself to us. When you are finished, be sure to proofread your entire application for spelling and grammatical errors before you click SUBMIT or mail to the Admissions Office. You should be proud of your work.

One academic reference

The academic reference must come from a teacher in a core academic subject. Ask the teacher to submit the reference online. This reference must be received directly from the teacher and may not be handled by the applicant. Link to our online form:  Academic Reference

Note: If you have been out of school for more than one year, please submit a work reference in place of the academic reference: Work Reference

Two Christian Science references

Ask individuals who can tell us about you as a spiritual thinker, preferably your Sunday School teacher or a practitioner who knows you. We cannot accept references from family members or peers. These must be received directly from the references and may not be handled by the applicant. Christian Science Reference

High School transcript(s)/National Exam Results

Ask your high school to send an official copy to the Office of Admissions, Principia College, 1 Maybeck Place, Elsah IL 62028, USA. African applicants should contact the International Student Program Manager, Marina Byquist, about how to submit senior secondary school national exam results.  

University TRANSCRIPT(S)

If you have had post-secondary schooling, we need those transcripts as well. Even if you do not intend to transfer credits, you must still send the transcript as part of your academic record. This transcript must be received directly from the university. 

Financial Aid Application

The international admissions counselor will e-mail a financial aid application to you when Principia receives your admissions application.