Thank you for applying online to William Penn University!

William Penn University admits students of any race, gender, age, marital status, national or ethnic origin, religion, creed, sexual orientation, or disability, and does not discriminate in the administration of any university-administered programs. While every effort is
made to provide accurate and current information:

This online application is for the College of Arts, Sciences and Professional Studies (CASPS) only, located on the Oskaloosa campus.

Please complete this form fully to be considered for admission. Note that applications received prior to April 15 will receive priority attention. Applications received after April 15 will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

Please submit the following with your application:

  • ACT or SAT test scores
  • Official final high school transcript or GED results
  • Official final transcripts from all previous colleges attended, including credits earned as dual credit in high school (if applicable)

Note: A personal essay may be requested after transcripts and scores are received.

Mail transcripts and test scores to:

Office of Admissions
William Penn University
201 Trueblood Avenue
Oskaloosa, IA 52577

For more information, please call 1-800-779-7366.

For College for Working Adults enrollment information, please call 1-800-496-7366.

Find out more information about our Distance Learning program.

Transfer Students

If you are a student transferring from another educational institution or have credits you would like to transfer, please go to our Transfer Students page for more information regarding admission to WPU.

International Students

If you are a student living outside of the United States, please go to our International Students page for more information regarding admission to WPU. 



  • William Penn University reserves the right to change policies, fees, curricula, calendar, or other matters without notice.
  • Students enrolled at the university agree to comply with the university’s Code of Conduct and applicable regulations.