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Welcome to Admissions

Located on Massachusetts' scenic North Shore, and easily accessible by automobile, bus or commuter rail, the city of Salem annually draws visitors from every corner of the globe to enjoy one of Massachusetts' highest concentrations of historic sites, museums, cultural activities, and fine dining. We invite you to learn more about us by visiting the city and the campus.


Salem State University provides a high-quality and affordable education that prepares students for an ever-changing world. Our goal is to provide you with excellent academic programs, quality student life activities and the skills needed to lead a successful and productive life.

We believe your undergraduate experience should be the best years of your life. Come and see what Salem State has in store for you! 



The School of Graduate Studies offers over 40 master degree and certificate programs in business, criminal justice, education, English, history, mathematics and science, nursing, occupational therapy, psychology, and social work. 

Visit graduate admissions to learn how you can join our dynamic learning community.


Applying for financial aid is essential to affording college! Every student should apply in order to find out if they qualify for a scholarship, low interest loan, grant, work-study, or other aid. Visit us for more info.

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We are still accepting applications for fall 2015!

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