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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.

“When I came to Regent, it was really out of a place of what I call vocational desperation. I had a degree in theology, but a strong sense of calling toward film. Regent helped me sort out my future and set me on a path I never dreamed of before. Now, I'm a teacher and a filmmaker. ”

Joshua Overbay, MFA, 2010 Filmmaker

“Two degrees down, one to go! So happy to have completed my master’s in psychology!”

Ally Duggins, M.S. in Psychology, 2020 Co-Founder, Willow House Media

“Putting that cap on felt so surreal, but I praise God I did it! I'm now preparing for my master's.”

Andria Sinclair, B.S. in Healthcare Management, 2019 Owner, Marie Muah Cosmetics

“Most of my practice is devoted to cybersecurity or litigation related to information and privacy law. My goal is to carry forward the standard of excellence I learned at Regent. This will help me continue to influence and advance cybersecurity law to solve problems that we haven’t even thought about yet.”

Shawn Tuma, Juris Doctor (J.D.), 1999 Cybersecurity & Data Privacy Partner, Spencer Fane LLP Dallas, Texas

“I'm so glad Regent isn't afraid to engage with other viewpoints. It's a place where people are willing to debate their position honestly and without fear.”

Larry Mayes, M.A., 1998 Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Boston