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Applying to Guilford College is simple and free. To kick off the application process, find the category that best fits your plan. If you have any questions along the way, we're here to help.

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Start your application for fall 2020.

The fall 2020 application is now available. It's always free to apply to Guilford, we're test optional, and grants and scholarships are available to every admitted applicant! There are three easy ways to apply:

Questions? Contact or 336.316.2100.

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It's going to be a great year at Guilford!

Thank you for your interest in Guilford! Please click through below to log in to complete your application. Do you have questions or need help with part of your app? Contact your Admission Counselor or the Office of Admission at or 336.316.2100. We're excited to learn more about you and look forward to welcoming you to campus as an official Guilfordian!

High School Students

Learn how to apply if you’re a first-year student who is a U.S. citizen.

Transfer Students

If you're younger than 23, here’s how you apply if you’re a student at another college or university in the United States.

International Students

Learn about applying as a first-year or transfer international student.

Continuing Education

If you're 23 or older, you can attend Guilford as a Continuing Education student, taking day or evening classes. Learn how to apply.

Graduate Studies

Here’s what you need to do if you want to apply to our master's degree program in Criminal Justice.

Readmission to Guilford

If you previously attended Guilford, you can apply for readmission by submitting the readmission application.


How May We Serve You?

You may qualify to receive up to 16 credits for educational experiences during your U.S. military service. Learn more about credits and VA benefits.

Together as One

Community is one of Guilford’s seven core values. As such, you’ll have access to caring and supportive people who are dedicated to your success in college and beyond.

20 Years in a Row

Guilford’s friendly atmosphere and stimulating academics have made us a mainstay in the book “Colleges That Change Lives” for 20 years and counting.

40 Majors

Find your calling among Guilford’s 40+ majors and 50+ minors. Or create your own academic path by learning across multiple disciplines in our integrative studies program.

Community College Agreements

If you're a student at Alamance Community College or Guilford Technical Community College, many of your classes could count toward a bachelor's degree at Guilford.

We're Here to Help

Our team of expert admission counselors are available to help you through the application process.