Undergraduate Admissions

Undergraduate Admissions


You can do amazing things! This is your time to explore possibilities, discover your passions and find your place in the world. Gain knowledge in the classroom. Build confidence on the practice field. Develop leadership through our 100+ student clubs and organizations. PennWest California will give you the resources, guidance and freedom to determine your own path.


Admissions Pathways

You're getting ready for that next chapter in your life. It's awesome to be able to plan what happens next. Whether you are a first-year student, transferring in from another school or an International student, we have options for you.

Choose your pathway for more admissions information.

If you're still deciding on your major, trying to make sense of the financial aid application, or anything in between, we're here to help.

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EXPERIENCE PennWest California

Vulcan Visit
During the Vulcan Visit, you be given an Admissions overview provided by an Admissions Counselor and a walking tour across campus.
Virtual Information
Get more information about PennWest California from your computer during a virtual information sessions.
One-on-One Video Call
Schedule a time to have a one-on-one Zoom video call with an admissions counselor. Use this time to ask any questions you may have about PennWest California or the admissions process.
Summer Picnic
PennWest California has the keys to help you unlock your dreams and achieve your goals. Learn about upcoming Summer Picnic events.

Vulcan Merit Scholarship

The Vulcan Merit Scholarship is applicable to students enrolled in a face-to-face program. Scholarship renewal is available to students who are enrolled full-time and maintain a cumulative 3.0 GPA. 

Some scholarships are not stackable, if you receive an award that replaces the Vulcan Merit scholarship you will receive an updated Financial Award Package, which will be available to view through VIP.