Admissions Process

Admissions Process for the BA in Liberal Studies Program

Application Deadlines

We are currently accepting applications for the following terms:

QuarterInternational Application*Priority Application**Final Application***Classes Begin
Winter 2017October 24, 2016October 24, 2016ClosedJanuary 3, 2017
Spring 2017January 26, 2017January 26, 2017February 17, 2017April 3, 2017
Summer 2017April 24, 2017April 24, 2017May 19, 2017July 5, 2017
Fall 2017July 24, 2017July 24, 2017August 18, 2017October 2, 2017

*In addition to satisfying AULA’s admission requirements for a specific academic program, International Students have additional, general requirements that must be met for admission.

*In order to be eligible for the New Student Grant, the admissions application and financial aid paperwork must be submitted by the Priority Deadline.

Admissions Requirements

There are two easy steps to apply:

  1. Complete the Online Application.
    • Complete  and submit the online application
    • Submit the Application Fee $50.
      • Note: The application fee is waived for anyone attending an information session. Interested in attending? Sign up now!
      • The application fee is also waived for all AULA alumni.
  2. Request official transcripts from every accredited institution from which you have received units of academic credit. You must provide evidence that you have successfully completed 36 quarter units (24 semester units) or more of college-level learning.

All materials are submitted to the Admissions Office. All application materials submitted become part of an applicant’s file and cannot be returned.

* For students interested in receiving federal and state financial aid, please note that high school graduation or an equivalency such as a GED is required. Students can also fulfill this requirement by completing six credit hours or equivalent course work toward a degree or certificate, or by receiving a passing score on an exam demonstrating an ability-to-benefit from a higher education. Also, please note that students seeking governmental financial assistance may be asked to provide proof of high school completion or equivalency, as well as transcripts from previous college-level work.


Office of Admissions
Phone: (310) 578-1080 ext.100
Toll Free: (800) 7-ANTIOCH