Policies

  1. CAPS students may take courses in the College of Arts & Sciences and the Sawyer Business School if they have completed all necessary prerequisites.
  2. Typically, applicants are required to have an academic grade point average of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale to be approved as a CAPS student.
  3. Current college students must submit an official college transcript, in addition to the CAPS application.
  4. Current secondary students must submit an official high school transcript and a recommendation letter from their school counselor, in addition to the CAPS application.
  5. Suffolk University requires that a parent or guardian of any student age 16 or under sign a separate permission form, which will be supplied by the Office of Undergraduate Admission.
  6. Applicants whose primary language is not English must be able to demonstrate proficiency in reading and writing English.
  7. CAPS students may only take up to 30 credits at the non-degree level. Those wishing to take more than 30 credits must apply as a degree-seeking student. Please visit www.suffolk.edu/applicationsfor more information. 

Instructions

  1. New CAPS students should use this form. Returning CAPS students may register online using the MySuffolk portal.
  2. Submit additional required documents to the Office of Undergraduate Admission
    Mail: 8 Ashburton Place
    Boston, MA 02108
    Fax: 617-557-1574
    Walk-In: 73 Tremont Street, 6th Floor
    Boston, MA 02108
    Monday-Friday, 8:45am-4:45pm
  3. Once your application has been approved, you will be contacted by a member of the Office of Undergraduate Admission and issued a student identification number.
  4. After the identification number has been issued, you will be instructed to contact the Office of the Bursar at 617.573.8407 to make a payment.
  5. Once payment has been submitted, please contact the Office of the Registrar to complete the course registration process at 617.573-8430 or registrar@suffolk.edu.
  6. Call the Office of Undergraduate Admission at 617-573-8460 with questions about admission policies. Call the Office of the Registrar at 617-573-8430 with questions on registration procedures or course availability. Call the office of the Bursar at 617-573-8407 with questions about tuition fees and payment policies.
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