Welcome to Salem State
Salem State University is a place where friendships are made, ideas are fostered and possibilities are endless.
We are committed to providing you with a quality, student-focused education, where faculty know you by name and are passionate about helping you succeed.
Additional Admissions Information
Check Your Application Status
Once your application is complete, you'll typically hear from us within 4-6 weeks.
We follow a rolling admissions process for most programs, but some of our more competitive programs have firm deadlines.
Auditions and Portfolios
Applying to our art, music, dance or theatre programs? Learn how to submit your portfolio or schedule an audition.
DACA and Undocumented Students
Salem State University welcomes applications from Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) (undocumented applicants) students.