Apply for Admissions

Begin Your Online Education

To enroll, complete the online application.

  • Choose Online Only and then the Term in which you want to start. (a calendar is listed on this site to the left)
  • There is a $20 application fee ($30 for international students).
  • You will receive a confirmation e-mail after completing the electronic application form.
  • Application processing may take a week.
  • To see if you qualify for any additional financial aid, go to
  • Send transcripts (high school or other college) or ACT and test scores to the university.
  • The Division of Distance Education has an advisor ready to assist you with all of your steps with enrolling to Nicholls Online. You may contact them at or 1-855-NIC-ONLINE (642-6654) if you have any questions.

*Students currently enrolled at Nicholls State do not need to re-apply to Nicholls to become a Nicholls Online student.