Information for School Counselors

Want to Learn More About Arcadia?

Find Your Counselor. Find out which Admissions Counselor works with your high school.

Snack & Facts with Arcadia Admissions. Throughout the year, Arcadia offers off-campus events exclusively for high school counselors to learn more Arcadia University and network with fellow school counselors. Contact your Admissions Counselor to find out when Arcadia will be in your area. 

Arcadia in Your Area. Information on when Arcadia Admissions will be in your area.

How to Submit Official Credentials

  • Arcadia accepts credentials electronically through Naviance,, Parchment and others.  Please check with the Admissions Counselor for your school if you are using a different electronic submission tool
  • Credentials can be mailed to the Office of Enrollment Management, 450 South Easton Road, Glenside, PA 19038
  • Test scores can be sent directly from the testing agency or included on the high school transcript
  • Unofficial credentials can be faxed or emailed to the Admissions Counselor

Important Deadlines

January 15 – Priority Admissions Application Deadline

Apply by January 15 to be considered for Distinguished Scholarships, Accelerated Degree Programs, the Gateway to Success program, the Honors Program, and the First-Year Study Abroad Experience where freshmen spend a semester in England.

March 1 – Financial Aid Deadline

Apply by March 1 to be considered for financial aid and an Achievement Award.

Visit Arcadia

Arcadia University will not be holding the Annual Counselor Workshop and Luncheon or Educator’s Preview this year. If you would like to schedule a visit to campus to learn more about what Arcadia has to offer, please contact the Visit Center at 215-572-2179. 

Groups of up to 50 guests (45 college-bound high school students with at least one chaperone per 15 students) can be accommodated, provided a group registration is received and the visit is scheduled at least 30 days in advance. Use the Group Visit Form to request a group visit.