Admissions at Ridgewater College

By any standard, Ridgewater College offers many options to launch careers.

Over 100 academic & career programs with over 1,100 courses offered.

Start below by selecting which type of student you are:

Future Students

You have never attended Ridgewater College before.

High School Options

You are a Minnesota high school student and wish to complete some college-level courses prior to graduating from high school.

International Students

You are a resident of a nation other than the United States and wish to complete a degree/program at Ridgewater College.

Parents & Family

We have colllected together some resources to help parents and family with the college experience:

Senior Citizens

For those over 62, you can enroll in credit courses on a space-available basis without payment of tuition and activity fees.

To find out more about this great opportunity, visit our Senior Citizen's page.

Transfer Students

You are attending another college or have attended another college and wish to complete a degree/program at Ridgewater College.


We have great resources on campus for veterans, current military and their family members.


We have collected together a dozen short videos on topics from applying to Ridgewater to Becoming a Student to Ridgewater Programs.