Cleary Admissions

For nearly 150 years, Cleary University has provided focused Business Education with personalized attention from experienced professionals. From the minute you request materials, we will guide your college selection process and help you make the best decision for your future.

Offering on campus and online options for both undergraduate and graduate studies, Cleary University provides options for students in a variety of formats. Cleary offers a vibrant campus residential life, a robust online learning experience, a dynamic and competitive athletic program, committed alumni and corporate relationships to guide graduates’ career development and so much more.


Interested in a business degree and a university experience that not only prepares you for a great career, but is guided by caring staff and faculty who know you from day one?

Then Cleary University is the place for YOU!

Apply to Cleary University!

Step 1

Complete the free online application

Step 2

Forward official academic records

Step 3

Send resume
(graduate students only)

Step 4

Complete the FAFSA Application

Admissions Requirements

Traditional
Student

23 years old or younger

2.0+ GPA
960+ SAT or 19+ ACT

Non-Traditional Student

24 years old or older

2.0+ GPA

GRADUATE
Student

Completed a bachelor degree

3.0+ GPA

Contact The Admissions Team

(800) 686-1883 | admissions@cleary.edu | Lyons Building, Howell Campus

First Year Students

First Year Students

Cleary University is a wonderful place to transition from high school to college with the care and attention that comes with an intimate environment coupled with the independence of building your adult life and perspectives. Cleary’s undergraduate programs prepare students for a fast-paced, ever-evolving business world.
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Transfer Students

Transfer Students

Transferring to Cleary University is easy! Regardless of where you’ve been before, Cleary University welcomes you as the next chapter in your educational journey. Here’s what you need to apply as a transfer student:
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Graduate Students

Graduate Students

Earning an MBA or MS is one of the best investments you can make to further your career. Our graduate admissions advisers are eager to speak with you and chart your educational journey.
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Career Development

Career Development

The whole point of attending university is to figure out who you are, who you want to be, and in what way you will contribute to the world. A large part of this journey includes mapping out your career options.
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International Students

International Students

Cleary University’s international admissions team guides interested students from application to registration and beyond. We will be with you from your first days on campus until the moment your walk across the graduation stage. Cleary is uniquely committed to expanding our global network.
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Dual Enrollment

Dual Enrollment

Cleary University is known as an intimate environment that offers a personal, hands-on approach to education. The relationships students build with instructors and classmates sets a solid foundation for a successful future. Small classroom sizes give students immediate feedback that is welcome in a higher education atmosphere.
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