How to Apply - Freshmen


Choose one method and complete the Application Process

To Apply Online

  1. Submit Keystone's Online Application
  2. Request that your guidance counselor send official high school transcripts (or GED scores) to the Office of Admissions.
  3. Request that your SAT or ACT scores are sent directly to the Office of Admissions.
  4. Have your teacher complete a Teacher Evaluation Form (PDF).
  5. Write a personal essay, minimum of 250 words, discussing the following: Please describe the most significant accomplishment in your life or provide a copy of a graded academic paper from your senior year.

Important Codes: SAT code: 2351 | ACT code: 3602 | FAFSA: 003280

Common Application

  1. Fill out the Common Application online
  2. Submit the Common App supplement. You can either print the Keystone College supplement or use the online supplement found on the Common Application website.
  3. Request that your guidance counselor send official high school transcripts (or GED scores) to the Office of Admissions.
  4. Request that your SAT or ACT scores are sent directly to the Office of Admissions.
  5. Submit the Common Application Teacher Evaluation Form
  6. Write a personal essay, minimum of 250 words, discussing the following: Please describe the most significant accomplishment in your life or provide a copy of a graded academic paper from your senior year.

Important Codes: SAT code: 2351 | ACT code: 3602 | FAFSA: 003280

  1. Schedule an appointment with the Office of Admissions at 1-877-4COLLEGE, option #1.
  2. Submit Keystone’s Online Application at least 24 hours before your visit.
  3. Make sure to bring the following documents to your appointment:
    1. Official high school transcripts
    2. SAT or ACT scores (SAT code: 2341, ACT code: 3602)
    3. One teacher recommendation (Download Teacher Evaluation Form)

Important Codes: SAT code: 2351 | ACT code: 3602 | FAFSA: 003280

Materials that need to be sent via the mail should be addressed to:

Keystone College Office of Admissions
P.O. Box 50, One College Green
La Plume, PA 18440

Application Deadlines

Fall Term Spring Term
    • June 15 - Resident Students*
    • July 1 - Commuter Students

*Housing deposits must be received by May 1 in order to be guaranteed housing for the fall.

  • December 15 - All Students

Freshman Forms

 Name  Size  Date
${file.getExtension()} file Acknowledgement of Risk _WelcomeWeekend2015-2016.pdf
Acknowledgement of Risk _WelcomeWeekend2015-2016
82 kb Aug 19, 2015
${file.getExtension()} file Common Application Supplement.pdf
Common Application Supplement
137 kb Mar 6, 2015
${file.getExtension()} file Teacher Evaluation.pdf
Keystone College
91 kb Mar 5, 2015
${file.getExtension()} file Keystone Application.pdf
Keystone's Paper App
174 kb Mar 5, 2015