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School of Undergraduate Studies

School of Undergraduate Studies



CHC celebrates an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body and fosters a genuine spirit of acceptance and inclusion among all in our community. Consistent with the School’s mission to provide transformative, holistic, liberal arts education for all, the criteria for undergraduate admission includes a comprehenisve admissions assessment that deliberately considers both academic and character factors. We are committed to providing all students educational access and opportunity, and we strive to craft a community full of intellectually curious and determined individuals, passionate about their education, and about harnessing it to make the world a better place. 

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Chestnut Hill College is a picturesque and serene campus, located in suburban Philadelphia on the border of neighboring Montgomery County. Just a quick walk away from the beautiful trails of the Wissahickon and the quaint nearby neighborhood of Chestnut Hill, PA, Chestnut Hill College is the perfect home away from home. Check out the viewbook and see for yourself what makes CHC so very special!

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On-Campus Visits - One-on-One Appointments Available Monday through Friday, and select Saturdays


students with pom poms smiling outsideSpring Open House - Saturday, March 16th 10AM - 1:30PM - Register Here!

Spring Open House is the perfect opportunity for students to begin their college exploration journey at Chestnut Hill College. At CHC you will be able to explore over (60+) academic programs, learn more about our real-world experiential learning opportunities through Student Life, Career Services, and connect with our Student Financial Services team to prepare for financial wellness.

This event is designed to immerse students into our community of Griffin Nation! The Admissions Team will also provide on-site admissions decisions, for priority scholarship consideration so bring your transcripts!

Admitted Students Day - Saturday, April 13th 9:30AM - 1:00PM - Register Here!

You’re Accepted! Join Chestnut Hill College to celebrate and commit to becoming a part of Griffin Nation. 

Our Admitted Students Day is a unique event designed for all students who have been accepted for the upcoming year to become a future Griffin! Chestnut Hill College invites students and families to immerse themselves in the Griffin Nation! Celebrate being a CHC Griffin while learning and delving deeper into your pursuit of your future academic career. You will have the opportunity to speak with faculty, meet new friends, and celebrate your achievements. This event will help you find your people, discover your purpose, and live your passion.



Join Us for a Saturday Visit!

Find it challenging to visit campus during the week? Join Chestnut Hill College for a Saturday tour! Our Saturday campus tours allow students and families to explore our beautiful campus and learn more about what Chestnut Hill College has to offer.  



On-Campus Saturday Visit - February 17, 2024: 9:30AM - 10:30AM

On-Campus Saturday Visit - February 17, 2024: 10:30AM - 11:30AM



Join Us for a Twilight Tour!

Enjoy a Chestnut Hill College campus tour under the glowing night sky. Prospective students and families will explore our charming campus and gain a student perspective of CHC from our student ambassador guided tour.

On-Campus Twilight Tour - February 28, 2024: 5:30PM - 6:30PM

On-Campus Twilight Tour - March 20, 2024: 5:30PM - 6:30PM





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The Undergraduate Experience

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Find your People.

Discover your Purpose.

Live your Passion.

From the fun of more than 65 clubs and activities to join, to the excitement of watching 18 Division II sports teams—and all the engaging academic coursework and faculty in between—Chestnut Hill College provides recent high school graduates that next level college experience. As a traditional, 4-year, “undergrad” student, you may choose to live on or off campus, but either way, will have full access to a high-quality liberal arts experience, within an inclusive, diverse and welcoming community.

For incoming FIRST-YEAR UNDERGRADUATE students:

  • Merit Scholarships up to $22K per year
  • 98% of students receive financial aid
  • NEW interdisciplinary Academic Center Model with 60+ majors and minors to choose from
  • Expedited admission review + SAT/ACT test optional

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The Transfer Experience

Transferring in? Whether you’re wrapping up an Associate’s Degree from a Community College and want to pursue a Bachelor’s, or making a move to CHC because it’s just a better fit (or even just coming back to CHC after being away), you have questions and want answers…and we’ve got them!  With dedicated Admissions staff focused solely on transfer students and your specific needs, we stand ready and able to make your transfer process smooth and easy.

Thinking about transferring to CHC? Learn more by attending an upcoming Transfer Information Session on campus, a virtual session, or by visiting our website

Transferring from Cabrini University? Learn more about our tuition match and Legacy of Cabrini Scholarship here!

For incoming TRANSFER students:

  • Up to 75 transfer credits accepted
  • Transfer scholarships up to $24K per year 
  • Housing available
  • On-the-spot acceptance decisions

Apply Today!