We're so glad you're considering Principia College, and we can't wait to receive your application and learn more about you.

Contact your admissions counselor with questions about Principia College or the application process. 

Admissions Requirements

Community Expectations

Principia's primary purpose is to serve the Cause of Christian Science. Fulfilling this purpose includes participating in a "community of practice" where all are working to grow in their understanding and practice of Christian Science. Therefore, students who enroll at Principia must be active students of Christian Science.

Principia also expects community members, including students, to uphold community standards beginning six months prior to enrollment at the College. These standards and expectations include freedom from any use of illegal or alcohol- or tobacco- related substances, or any form of medical regimen. You are also expected to be free from engagement in any premarital or extra-marital sexual activities.

Academic Expectations

We look for the following minimum requirements:

  • 2.3 GPA (applies to first-time freshmen and transfer students)
  • A 1380 cumulative score on the SAT or a score of 19 on the ACT

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There's no fee to apply, and you won't have to wait long for a decision. We have rolling admissions, so just a few weeks after your application is complete, we'll let you know if you're admitted.