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Admissions & Aid

Applying to Regent University

Getting a college education is one of the best decisions you can make. It can help you get a better job, earn more money, make a difference and do what you love. Whether you choose to attend college online or take part in the day or evening classes on our beautiful campus in Virginia Beach, our team is eager to help you understand what to expect from the college admissions process so you can get a jumpstart on your future.

Admissions Events

Attending a Regent admissions event can be one of the smartest things you’ll do as you plan to pursue your college degree. Our on-campus and online events will help clarify your goals and calling while answering your questions about more practical issues like the college admissions process and financial aid.

College admission requirements vary based on the stage you’re at in life. Select a link below to learn how to apply.

Homeschool Students

As one of the nation’s top-tier homeschool-friendly colleges and one of the finest Christian universities in Virginia, Regent offers unmatched excellence both in our on-campus and online college courses for homeschool students. Our college scholarships for homeschoolers include awards for academic merit as well as tuition discounts for members of the Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA). Learn more.

Military Students

Regent is dedicated to putting a high-quality, high-value Christian degree program easily into the hands of our nation’s armed forces members, whether you are active duty, Reserve, National Guard, veteran or family member. Learn more.

International Students

As one of the world’s leading Christian universities, we are proud that Regent includes students from nearly every country in the world. International applicants are required to meet different deadlines for admission applications and visas than those listed for students from the United States. Learn more.

Readmission

If you were accepted and paid your deposit over one year ago and would like to enter the same degree program to which you originally applied, you will need to enroll again regardless of whether you took a class or not. You will need to meet the degree and admissions requirements current at the time of your readmission, as requirements for admission may have changed. Complete the readmission application.

Note: Regent students, former students or graduates who seek admission to a different degree program than that of their last term of enrollment must contact Regent University’s admissions office.

The choice to pursue a degree in higher education is one of the most important decisions you can make. Finding an institution that matches your high academic standards and fits within your budget is equally important. As you consider how to afford college, we want to help. Regent University, located in Virginia Beach, offers affordable Christian degrees without sacrificing quality.

You will find the cost of attendance for Regent to be very reasonable. Not only is our tuition approximately one-half of the national average for private institutions according to The College Board, Regent offers many financial aid options including military discounts and corporate partnerships. Undergraduates may also qualify for school-specific scholarships. Explore the links below to learn more.

Additional Financial Aid Information

Other helpful financial resources available through the Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships.

“I received my M.A. in Communication from Regent University. Juggling full-time work, freelancing, family time, as well as 2-3 courses at a time was challenging, but it was worth all the hard work.”

Adam Ericson, M.A. in Communication, 2020 Filmmaker, Seacoast Church

“Regent Law gave me a high-quality education delivered by passionate professors who brilliantly integrated biblical principles into rigorous curriculum. The collegiality of professors and peers also stands out. I can't imagine you get that blend at any other ABA-approved school.”

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“Regent University taught me how to be a servant leader when it comes to reaching children. I've learned to not just teach students, but to serve them according to what they need.”

Anthony Swann, M.Ed. in Educational Leadership, 2014 5th Grade Teacher, Rocky Mount Elementary

“I have had an extensive career of over 25 years in healthcare. This opportunity is a result of God’s favor and my recently obtained degree. I am very excited and grateful for the doors already opening as a result of my time at Regent.”

Lois Anderson, Doctor of Strategic Leadership, 2021 Organization Development Consultant, Capital Region Health, University of Maryland Medical System