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Contact CAU Undergraduate Admissions

Phone: (404) 880-8000
Email: admissions@cau.edu
Address: Clark Atlanta University
223 James P. Brawley Dr., S.W.
Atlanta, Georgia 30314

How To Apply

Are you ready to embark on a transformative educational journey? Look no further than Clark Atlanta University, where endless possibilities await you. As one of the nation’s leading Historically Black Colleges and Universities, we offer a vibrant and inclusive learning environment that fosters academic excellence, personal growth, and career success.

Attending Clark Atlanta University means embracing a world of advantages that will shape your future. Benefit from exceptional academic programs, led by renowned faculty, ensuring a high-quality education. Enjoy a campus community that celebrates diversity, fosters leadership, and offers countless opportunities for personal and professional growth.  

Education Services

Clark Atlanta University offers exceptional education services that empower students with knowledge, skills, and experiences to excel academically, personally, and professionally. Unleash your potential at CAU!

International Hubs

Clark Atlanta University is a vibrant hub for international students and studies, fostering cultural exchange, global perspectives, and transformative educational experiences. Discover a world of opportunities at CAU!

Bachelor’s and Master’s

Clark Atlanta University offers dynamic bachelor’s and master’s degree programs that provide students with a comprehensive education, preparing them for success in their chosen fields. Unlock your potential at CAU!

University Life

Clark Atlanta University has an exhilarating university life where vibrant campus activities, diverse student organizations, and a supportive community create unforgettable memories and lifelong friendships. Experience the CAU spirit today!

The Undergraduate Application Process

1

Explore Programs

Explore our university website to discover the wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs Clark Atlanta University offers.

2

Gather Documents

Prepare your high school or college transcripts, standardized test scores, letters of recommendation, and personal statement.

3

Submit Your Application

Apply online through our user-friendly application portal. Be sure to review the application deadlines and requirements for your desired program.

4

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Explore the various financial aid options and scholarships available to make your education here at Clark Atlanta University more affordable.

5

Visit Campus

We encourage you to schedule a campus tour or attend one of our admissions events to experience the vibrant atmosphere and learn more about our academic programs.

6

Attend CAU

Don’t miss your chance to become a part of the proud legacy of Clark Atlanta University. Apply today and let us empower you to unleash your potential and achieve your dreams.

Things To Know First

When applying to Clark Atlanta University, keep in mind our commitment to academic excellence, the importance of meeting application deadlines, and the availability of financial aid options.

You will need :

  • Contact information for the counselor or other school representative who will complete your CAU Application School Report and submit your official high school transcript.
  • Letter of Recommendation from your counselor.
  • Letter of Recommendation from a teacher.
  • Essay (500 words, topic of your choice).
  • Official SAT or ACT score reports. (Currently Test Optional)
  • Non-refundable $35 application fee (or fee waiver request form completed by counselor. Fee waivers are accepted until March 1).

When To Apply?

  • Early Action (Non-binding): application due November 1; students should be notified via email by January 1
  • Final Deadline for First Year Students: application due April 15; students notified via email on a rolling, weekly basis
  • Transfer Student Deadline for Fall: application due June 1
  • Applicants interested in spring enrollment must submit completed application, including supporting documents, by November 1.

Where to submit necessary documents?

Documents not submitted through the online method can be mailed to:

Clark Atlanta University
Attention: Undergraduate Admissions
223 James P. Brawley Dr., S.W.
Atlanta, Georgia 30314