Apply for Yuma Extended Campuses

Follow the steps below to apply as a full-time student seeking a bachelor's degree at the NAU Yuma Extended Campuses program.

1. Complete an online application

Complete the online application. If you do not have a LOUIE account, you will be asked to create one.  

2. Pay the $50 application fee

You will be required to pay the application fee. Please submit the fee in the form of a check, money order, or any other traceable form of currency. Cash is not recommended.

3. Submit your official transcripts

Submit official transcripts for all secondary and college/university education. All transcripts/mark sheets must be submitted in English. In addition, we require a minimum of a 2.5 GPA for freshmen students and a 2.5 GPA for transfer students.

4. Submit your test scores

Submit the results of the TOEFL, IELTS, or other proof of English proficiency exam. Results must come directly from the testing service. The minimum scores for university admission are as follows:

  • TOEFL: 70 IBT or 525 PBT (School code: 4006)
  • IELTS: 6.0 band or higher
  • ACT English Sub Score: 21 or higher
  • SAT Verbal Score: 510 or higher

If you have completed high school/secondary education or post-secondary in a country where English is the official language, you may provide one of the following instead of one of the test scores above:

  • proof of four years of high school English (composition and literature-based) with passing grades; OR
  • one three-credit course in English composition taken at the post-secondary level completed with a passing grade

If you do not meet Northern Arizona University’s English proficiency requirement, you may be required to take the English Level Placement Test and enroll in the Program in Intensive English at the Flagstaff campus until you pass the English Proficiency Requirement.

5. Provide proof of financial support

Provide proof of financial support and complete the financial guarantee for the total amount of fees and expenses for the academic year (summer not included) as outlined below. This document is required for the SEVIS form I-20, the immigration form you will need to apply for a student visa.

If you bring dependents with you, please submit the Dependent Form and provide an extra $5,500 (USD) for your spouse and/or $3,500 (USD) for each child.

Yuma campus tuition and fees

The table below outlines the tuition and fees for students seeking a bachelor’s degree at the Yuma Campus.

 2014/2015 Fees (Per Year) (USD)
NAU Yuma Tuition  and Fees    $18,800
Health Insurance     $2,300
Room and Board$8,800
Books and Supplies$1,000

*Fees above do not include personal expenses or transportation costs.
 2015/2016 Fees (Per Year) (USD)
NAU Yuma Tuition  and Fees    $19,600
Health Insurance     $2,570
Room and Board$9,160
Books and Supplies$1,000
*Fees above do not include personal expenses or transportation costs.

Tables are based on Northern Arizona University’s Office of Financial Aid estimates.

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