Beloit will continue to review applications from qualified students beyond the January 15 deadline. For more information or if you have questions, please call the Admissions Office (800-923-5648 or 608-363-2500).
Domestic First-Year Students
Beloit College is a selective institution. Application for admission, however, is a process of mutual exploration. Our desire is to allow individual students the opportunity to express his/her aspirations, concerns, achievements, and motivations.
What are the required application components?
1. A Completed Common Application.
2. The Beloit College Supplement
Students applying online through the Common Application should complete the Beloit College supplement included as part of the online application process. The PDF version posted here is available for students who are using a paper application, or who wish to preview the supplement prior to submitting it online.
3. $35 Application Fee
The Application Fee can be paid online or by check. Checks should be made payable to Beloit College.
4. School Report and Teacher Recommendation Form
Your advisor or guidance counselor should complete the School Report and submit it directly to Beloit with your high school transcript.
We also require a recommendation from one of your teachers, preferably someone who has taught you within the last year.
5. Official Secondary School Transcripts
Your college advisor or guidance counselor should send us official copies of your high school transcript/s.
Beloit has no absolute secondary school requirements, but gives preference to applicants who have challenged themselves in a demanding college preparatory program. This includes four years of English and three years of a foreign language, three years of college preparatory mathematics, three years of laboratory science, and four years of history or social science.
6. Standardized Tests
SAT/ACT: Submit results of the SAT Reasoning Test or the ACT exam to the Admissions Office. Beloit considers your highest section scores across all SAT test dates that you submit. Our code numbers are SAT - 1059 and ACT - 4564.
SAT Subject Tests are optional. Beloit College does not consider the SAT or ACT Writing Exam.
TOEFL: Every applicant for whom English is a second language should take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).
Note:It is our expectation that students apply online through the Common Application. However, in unique circumstances, a paper application may be submitted. Download PDF files of required application forms here.
A great way to learn more about Beloit College—and help us learn more about you—is an interview. At Beloit, the interview is meant to be a conversation. We love to hear your goals, interests, experiences, and questions. Contact the Office of Admissions to set up a campus visit or learn when we’ll be offering interviews in your area. Additionally, you can request a phone or Skype interview by emailing us at email@example.com.
2. Additional Letters of Recommendation
We welcome recommendations from faculty, parents, employers, advisors or others who might provide further insight about you.
3. Creative Samples
You may submit samples of creative work (poetry, photography, art, music recordings, research, etc). You may submit digital files or a link to an online gallery. Please email digital submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org, or mail physical media to the Office of Admissions. Please note: items cannot be returned.