Undergraduate Steps to Apply

Piedmont welcomes applications for first-year, transfer, visiting, or returning students. Whether you are new to Piedmont or a returning student, the Enrollment Services team is happy to assist you with the application process. Links have been provided below to help you complete each step. When complete, please submit the application. Additional required information may be submitted via email at admissions@piedmontu.edu or faxed to 336.714.7819.

If you need help, please contact an Enrollment Services team member by email at admissions@piedmontu.edu or by phone at 336.725.8344 or 800.937.5097.

Academic entry standards for Piedmont are as follows --

  • Cumulative GPA 2.0
  • GED scores (if applicable)
  • National testing such as ACT minimum composite score of 17 –or- minimum SAT (prior to 2016) combined score of 1230 –or- minimum SAT (2016 to present) combined score of 920.

STEPS TO APPLY – Undergraduate Applicants

  • Submit an application. We will need complete information, although you may stop and resume at any time with the online application.
  • We ask that all applicants who are able to visit Piedmont’s campus for a face-to-face interview do so.  This allows us to get to know you better, and provides you with the opportunity to engage in the Piedmont experience first-hand. To that end, we ask that you follow this link to schedule a campus visit to meet with one of our admissions representatives   https://www.piedmontu.edu/2016-website/schedule-a-campus-visit 
  • Please have official transcripts from all schools attended sent via certified pdf to admissions@piedmontu.edu or mailed to Piedmont International University, Office of Admissions, 420 S. Broad Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101
  • Submit your official ACT or SAT scores to Piedmont. If you include our school code when taking the ACT/SAT, scores will be sent directly to PIU. Piedmont’s ACT school code is 3142, and our SAT school code is 5555.
  • Email a current headshot photograph in JPEG format to admissions@piedmontu.edu that meets the following criteria:
  • Must be in front of a plain, light colored wall
  • Must be cropped from the middle of the chest to a few inches above the head
  • Must not have any other person or objects in the photo
  • Must be directly facing the camera
  • Must have eyes opened and looking at the camera
  • Must not be wearing hat or sunglasses
  • Must be a clear photo (passport quality)
  • Must be a current photo
  • Must be different than the photo on the government issued photo ID
  • Agreement with our Statement of Faith

Please review, print, sign, and scan the Statement of Faith back to Piedmont by email at admissions@piedmontu.edu or by fax at 336.714.7819