Application Process for First-Year Students

Kendall College has certain requirements of all applicants. We look forward to getting to know you through the admission process.

Admissions Checklist
This checklist will assist you in meeting all deadlines for submission of required documents.

  • Application and $25 non-refundable application fee.
  • Official high school transcript.
  • Official college transcripts, if applicable.
  • Personal Statement

First-year students are required to submit the following:

1.  Application for Admission
To apply, please complete our online application. Online application

2.  Interview & Campus Tour
An on-campus interview with an Enrollment Advisor is an opportunity for Kendall College to become acquainted with the applicant and to acquaint the applicant as thoroughly as possible with Kendall.

3.  High School Documentation
Either a high school transcript with graduation date and unweighted final GPA of at least 2.0 (on a four-point scale), or official documentation of passing GED scores. Official transcripts must be delivered in a sealed envelope. Authorization to release transcripts from another institution to Kendall College

4.  Personal Statement - Guidelines for Writing Your Personal Statement

5.  $25 Application Fee
Make your check or money order payable to Kendall College. The application fee is non-refundable.

Official ACT or SAT Score Report
Kendall College requires all students who have graduated from High School within five years of their intended start date to submit ACT composite scores of 18 or greater or three-part SAT score of 1290 or higher. 

Send all materials to:
Kendall College
Office of Admissions
900 N. North Branch Street
Chicago, IL 60642