Admissions

May I talk to someone?

UoPeople is always ready to answer your questions. Visit our Contact Us page to find the relevant department for your query.  Read more...

What are UoPeople Foundations and MBA Foundations, and do I have to complete it?

Completing UoPeople Foundations is a requirement for all UoPeople students. They are specifically designed to equip students with the necessary skills Read more...

Do I need to speak English?

Our online degree programs at UoPeople are accredited English degree programs – because of this, we require all non-native English speakers to Read more...

after i accept to the terms and conditions where do i go next

Once you submit your application you will be able to pay the $60 application fee, and verify your email address to access your portal. Keep your eyes out Read more...

Will I get a 1098-T to file taxes?

University of the People does not particiapte in federal financial aid and is therefore does not sign the 1098-T form.    Read more...

I can’t submit my online application, what should I do?

If you are not able to submit your online application, try changing your browser to use either Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome. If you are still Read more...

I tried to pay my Application Fee but the system does not allow me - why?

If you are having trouble with the application process, please contact us at admissions@uopeople.edu Read more...

Do you offer English writing courses?

Students who are interested in pursuing a full degree at UoPeople will be required to take a English Composition course as part of the general education Read more...

How can I access my online portal?

Once you submit your application, you will be sent an email to verify your email address. After clicking on the link, you will be redirected to create a Read more...

What do I need to apply?

To apply for an Undergraduate program, you will need: High School CompletionEnglish ProficiencyFor more in depth information regarding the graduate degree Read more...

Are there any pre-requisite courses to take for the MBA?

All UoPeople students are required to complete the UoPeople Foundations program in order to to become a Degree Seeking Student. The Foundations Read more...

What happens if my English is not very good?

English Requirements; If you are a non-native English speaker, or you graduated from an institution where English was not the primary language of Read more...

What are the requirements for completion of the MBA program?

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) requires the completion of at least 36 semester hour credits of graduate level study including all courses Read more...

What are the requirements for joining the MBA program?

In order to apply to the MBA program, you need to: * Have a minimum of 2 years work experience * Have completed an undergraduate degree * Have a letter of Read more...

What do I need to provide if I was homeschooled?

University of the People welcomes all individuals who meet the admissions criteria to apply including homeschooled applicants. Homeschooled applicants Read more...

Are you have age restriction?

One of the admission requirements at UoPeople is to be 16 years old or older.  Please click here for more information- http://www.uopeople.edu/ Read more...

I already submitted my online application but didn’t hear anything from the Office of Admissions. What’s wrong?

Once your application has been submitted, you may review the current status in the Self Services Portal or contact admissions@uopeople.edu for additional Read more...

I have a question on applying without a GED

To meet University of the People's admission requirements, applicants must: Be 16 years old or older Be able to demonstrate high school completion Read more...

Can I apply to the MBA program while I am still studying for my bachelor’s degree?

No, applicants must have earned their bachelor’s degree in order to apply for the MBA program. Therefore, you must first graduate and only then you Read more...

What are the requirements to apply for the MBA program?

To be accepted to the MBA Program in Management as a Degree Seeking Student, applicants must be 18 years old or older and meet all the admissions Read more...

I'm in high school but I'm 17 years old. Is it alright for me to apply

Please note that the requirements of admission are that applicants to UoPeople must be: • 16 years of age or older • a high school graduate Read more...

Are undocumented students able to apply?

Yes, we welcome undocumented students. In fact, around 1/4 of our US students are undocumented. Higher education is the key to opening up doors for Read more...

Home school graduates admission.

Homeschooled students are welcome to apply to study at UoPeople. In order to apply you must provide notarized/official proof of high school completion, be Read more...

I have an English Proficiency certificate, but I scored less than the minimum required. Will I still be considered for admission?

University of the People requires a minimum score of 6.0 to satisfy the minimum requirement for English proficiency. For additional information, please Read more...

What does 'best evidence available' mean?

Best evidence of your qualification available. This could be a scanned copy of your diploma or transcript or a photo of the document you took before you Read more...

I already submitted my online application but didn’t hear anything from the Office of Admissions. What’s wrong?

Kindly check your spam email folder to ensure that mail from UoPeople did not erroneously get sent to a place other than your email inbox. Next, you can Read more...

the application is rejecting my email address

Please visit the link below to reset your password: https://your.uopeople.edu/Account/ForgotPassword Once the link opens please type your email address Read more...

My diploma and transcript are not in English. Will you accept them?

Documents that are not in the English language must be submitted along with an official notarized translation. The original, as well as the English Read more...