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Admissions & Aid

From small towns and big cities, from across the globe and across the country, students choose William Penn University. For more than 140 years they’ve come, representing all social and economic backgrounds, and all levels of academic achievement. They know it’s here that their individuality can thrive, and their opportunities will be boundless.

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All it takes is one bold move. When you apply for admission to William Penn, it will be the first step on a journey that will change your life forever. Your application process will be guided by experienced and supportive admissions professionals who will be there for you every step of the way.


Learn about our admission process and all of the support that’s waiting for you.

Tuition & Fees

An investment in a William Penn education is an investment in you. Your strengths. Your goals. Your character. We offer generous financial aid and scholarship packages as a way to offset the cost of attendance. In the end, your investment will empower you to be true to who you are and achieve the highest levels of success—however you define it.

Financial Aid

Our financial aid packages help students from across the globe, representing all walks of life, overcome financial barriers they may be facing.


We award scholarships for athletics, academic merit and achievement, the fine arts, and involvement in a variety of activities.

Work Study Program

Participating in work study will help you gain valuable professional skills and discover different areas of interest.

Our Campus

Your visit to our beautiful campus in the small town of Oskaloosa, Iowa, will be an opportunity for you to take in a little bit of the William Penn history, tour our modern facilities and innovative resources, meet our welcoming community, and explore your future. You’ll understand quickly why there’s so much Penn Pride.