Excelsior College's steps for admissions and enrollment are just like our programs: convenient, flexible, and user-friendly. Use the buttons below to:

  • Select the degree program you'd like to apply for.
  • Complete the application and gather required documents, including prior transcripts. Document requirements vary among programs.
  • Specify your military affiliation (active duty, veteran, or military family member), if applicable.
  • Submit your application.
  • Enroll in the degree program of your choice.

1. Before You Apply

Streamline the admissions process by answering three simple questions.


2. Apply

Apply online, or download our printable/scannable forms.

All Nursing Programs

All other degree programs:



3. Before You Enroll

Get information about enrollment options, fees, and other procedures.


4. Enroll

Log in via your MyExcelsior account and enroll online.



Toll free:

888-647-2388 ext. 21


Excelsior College Admissions
7 Columbia Circle
Albany, NY 12203-5159

email admissions

518-464-8500 ext 21

888-647-2388 ext 21

Step-by-step Assistance

Our admissions team can help you apply to Excelsior College. Contact them for help in:

  • Finding the right degree program.
  • Submitting transcripts and other paperwork.
  • Getting transfer credit for previous college work, military training, or other experience.
  • Understanding the application process.