Application Process for Undergraduate Students

We are excited that you are interested in attending University of the Sciences!

Your Application Checklist

Please take these steps to apply:

Apply using either our USciences application or the Common Application - We accept both. You may submit a paper application for a fee.             


  1. Submit your official high school transcripts from all high schools you have attended. A list of senior year coursework must be present
  2. Send us your SAT or ACT scores. Or both. We super-score, so we will use the exam you perform best on.
    USciences test codes:
    ACT: 3671
    SAT: 2663
  3. Submit an essay at least 250 words, on a topic of your choice, or a previously graded paper. If you’re using the Common Application, any of the prompts will satisfy the essay requirement.
  4. Submit a letter of recommendation. Up to two additional letters may be submitted. You can use our recommendation form.

All materials can be uploaded via the USciences application or the Common Application.     

You may also mail materials:

Admission Office
University of the Sciences
600 South 43rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19104


USciences is rolling admission - we accept qualified applicants throughout the year, and until the class is filled. The sooner you apply, the better your chances will be of gaining Admission. Only complete applications can be reviewed.


Admission Office 
Griffith Hall, Room 130
600 South 43rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495