Freshman Admission

Getting started at Cogswell as a first-year freshman

1) Complete the Application 

Once you have submitted your online application, you will receive an email from a college admission adviser who will help guide you through the rest of the process.

2) Submit Your Documents 

Below is a list of materials you will need to submit as a Cogswell freshman applicant. These documents can be submitted at any time to your advisor via email, standard mail, and in some cases, online.

3) Interview and Placement Tests 

• Arrange an interview with an admissions advisor

Placement Tests for English and Math

Notification of Admission

All applicants will receive an acknowledgement of their admission status approximately two weeks after their file is complete and processed. Notification will include information regarding registration, academic advising, and enrollment agreement.


Cogswell College reserves the right to revoke acceptance or continued enrollment if:

  1. Any application materials are false or misrepresented.
  2. The student imposes any risk to the health, safety or welfare of others.
  3. A student disrupts the orderly process of the College, or a student violates any Cogswell policy.