A Christian College of the Liberal Arts & Sciences

Applying Online

Traditional Admission

We are currently accepting online applications for the Fall and Spring semesters.  Your online application account will allow you to save your progress and complete your application in more than one sitting.


Applying for the Adult Education program?

First time applicants:

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Returning applicants:

resume your application »


Planning to Major in Music?

The application process to the Greatbatch School of Music includes a music application, two teacher recommendations, an audition registration, and a general Houghton College application.  It is preferred that the application process be completed prior to a student’s date of audition.

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Important Note for International Students

If you are a citizen of a country other than the United States or Canada, please read these special instructions before starting your application.

If you are having trouble with the online application, please refer to our online application trouble-shooting page.

Please contact the Admission Office with questions at 800-777-2556 or admission@houghton.edu.