Undergraduate Program Local Applicant Checklist

An applicant who is a U.S. Citizen or a Permanent Resident or is on a non-immigrant visa such as A2, F2, H1B, H4, L1, L2, etc.

 No Application fee until December 15, 2021

Create your account on the MyNPU Applicant Portal.

Complete the online application for your intended degree program. Upload copies of the documents based on the checklist provided below:

Required Documentation:

  • Official Transcripts * from all previously attended institutions. Electronic transcripts sent directly from the issuing institutions are accepted
    • A high school CGPA of 2.5 or above meets minimum CGPA requirement.
    • A high school CGPA between 2.0 to 2.49 requires an interview with the Academic team, and a review of the last two semester grades (high school and/or college)
    • Good academic standing at your last institution attended is required.


    GED: NPU recognizes the General Educational Development (GED) tests and accepts the GED graduates.

    • GED score of 456 or above meets minimum score requirement
    • GED score between 401 to 445 requires an interview with the Academic team
  • A freshman applicant is required to submit a high school diploma.
  • Foreign Credential Evaluation
  • English Proficiency Document for Non-Native English Speakers
    • An official IELTS (Academic) , TOEFL (iBT), TOEFL Essentials, iTEP Academic, PTE Academic or Cambridge B2 First test score report. Minimum Score:
      • IELTS (Academic) 5.5
      • TOEFL (iBT) 59
      • TOEFL Essentials 6.5 band
      • iTEP Academic 3.7
      • PTE Academic 50
      • Cambridge B2 First 168
    • An English assessment report from a few U.S. English language institutions recognized by major universities in the U.S.
    • A degree earned or a college-level English credit course passed at an institution located in the U.S., U.K., Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, or Canada
    • A degree earned at an institution in which the language of instruction is strictly English (as determined solely by NPU)
  • Official SAT/ACT scores* - waived until further notice for all applicants due to the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Your Passport or a Government Issued I.D.
  • Your PR Card/Visa (if applicable)