Returning FLC Students Admission Requirements

Fort Lewis college makes it easy for students to return after time away

Applying as a returning student

Welcome back!  

Life takes unexpected turns; we’re glad those turns brought you back to Fort Lewis College. If it has been three or more consecutive semesters (including summer semester) since you last attended FLC as a degree-seeking student, then we need you to reapply.

To reapply

If you did not attend another institution in your time away from FLC:

Our online application for admission should take about 15-20 minutes to complete, or you may choose to submit a paper application by mail.

If you did attend another institution in your time away from FLC:

Please complete the transfer student application process.

A complete transfer application includes:

  • Timely submission of our online or paper application (please remember to list all colleges attended)
  • Official college transcripts from all institutions attended
  • $40 application fee

Support with reapplying

For personalized assistance with the re-application process and an estimate of your remaining coursework, please contact the Admission office.

Application deadlines

Fall semester

  • Priority deadline: April 15
  • We continue to accept applications through August 20

Spring semester

  • Priority deadline: November 15
  • Deadline: December 1

Summer semester

  • Deadline: April 1

Admission decisions are made on a rolling basis and applicants are notified by mail within 4-6 weeks of their completed application.


Contact information

For questions, or to check on the status of an application, please contact our Admission office.

Admission Office
Fort Lewis College
1000 Rim Drive
Durango, CO 81301

Phone: 970-247-7184
Fax: 970-247-7179
admission@fortlewis.edu

Contact your admission counselor directly.