Apply | Fitchburg State University
Skip to main content

Fitchburg State uses technology to gather information and better understand visitors’ experiences. By continuing to use this website, you consent to this usage in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

Take the first step toward becoming a Falcon!

If at any time you have questions, or need any help with the application process, please contact your admissions counselor.
We are here to help!

Please note: The application fee has been eliminated for Spring, Summer, and Fall 2021 undergraduate applicants. No application fee is required!

Expand All

MassTransfer Applicants

MassTransfer applicants should also use this application in order to expedite the review of your file. The application fee and essay will be waived for MassTransfer students.


Veteran Applicants

We will waive the application fee and essay requirement once you have submitted your application. 

Questions for the Veterans Certifying Official may be directed toward the Registrar's Office at 978.665.4196


International Applicants

Apply as an International Student (required for both undergraduate and graduate applicants)

Invitation to Students Affected by College Closures

In light of recent announcements by Massachusetts colleges that are closing next year, we want to reach out to inform those students that our community at Fitchburg State University is ready to welcome students to continue their studies on our campus.

If your college is affected, we will expedite review of your application and will waive your application fee and essay.

For more information, please call Associate Director of Transfer Admissions Limari Rivera at 978.665.3143, or email her at We stand ready to assist you.

Non-Discrimination Policy: The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, physical or mental disability, sex, national origin or ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information or veteran status.

The Application Process

Research and visit our university
Complete your application during the fall of your senior year of high school
Apply for Financial Aid
Receive a decision sometime in the spring/summer and celebrate your acceptance
Contact Admissions to learn more about everything Fitchburg State has to offer.