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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

Application Fees

$20
Undergrad Application Fee
$35
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

Address:
3333 Fifth Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3165
Phone: (412) 578-6000
General Site: www.carlow.edu
Admissions: http://www.carlow.edu/Admissions_and_Aid.aspx
Application: https://www.carlow.edu/Admissions_and_Aid.aspx

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Megan from Savage, MD
  • Jun-30-2015 I am a current student here

    Be prepared to take a few classes that are required; however, try to make the most of them and keep an open mind (GPA booster?). The first semester is easier than the second one - they try to ease you into it. There are a lot of stairs on campus and certain elevators take awhile; be prepared.

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  • May-06-2015 I am a past student here

    Students looking into Carlow need to realize just how small it is and what that entails for a college experience. Having a place where everyone knows everything about one another can be both a blessing and a curse. In addition, for students living on campus, it's good to look into the dining hours because they are really, really bad and hard to plan around, as the school is so small. Socially, it is good to try and branch as far as you can. I suggest making friends with the commuter students, because a lot of the girls that live on campus are sort of entitled. Pitt and Duquesne are also close, so making friends from there is a really good idea.

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  • Stephanie from Sarver, PA
  • Sep-28-2014 I am a current student here

    TALK TO EVERYONE ASSOCIATED WITH CARLOW!!! They are ALL there to help YOU! :) From the admissions, financial aid, IT, academic resources, and ESPECIALLY the instructors. Here, you are NOT just another body in a gigantic lecture hall. Everything is more personal and every single person I have encountered will go out of their way to help you in whatever way they can. Be open and take the steps to introduce yourself to your instructors and any other staff, because they won't know you need help unless YOU ask. I haven't even completed one semester, and I am on a first name basis with a lot of Carlow staff (I ask a LOT of questions)! No one has ever made me feel like I'm dumb, or I should figure it out on my own, because they all actually care!!

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  • Stefani from New Kensington, PA
  • Feb-24-2014 I am a current student here

    Get involved! Find a group or activity that you're interested in and join. It is very important to feel connected and to be engaged. Do not be afraid to ask for help.

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