* Indicates a required enrollment step.
Apply online at harpercollege.edu/apply. Payment of a $25 nonrefundable fee is required at the time of application.
Submit official transcripts directly from the high school(s) and college(s) you indicated on your application. If you are transferring military, foreign or college credit from another institution, transcripts will be evaluated automatically based on the following criteria: general education courses, direct equivalent courses to Harper courses and general elective courses.
For information on how to transfer credit from another institution:
Visit harpercollege.edu and search for “Transfer of Credit.”
The MyHarper Portal is your primary source of information and communication from the college. Please become familiar with it before the semester begins.
Need your username or password?
The log in page for the portal contains instructions for:
Student Service Desk: firstname.lastname@example.org or 847.925.6866
Before you can attend your orientation/advising appointment and register for classes, a review of your application is required with an Admissions Specialist. Application reviews can be held via chat, email, phone and video. During the review, we will discuss your area of interest, program of study, placement exams, financial plan and answer any questions you have about getting started.
Schedule your application review:
Office of Admissions Outreach: email@example.com or 847.925.6247
If paying for college is a challenge, you’re not alone. Explore payment plan options, student employment, apprenticeship programs, grants and other ways to finance your education. All students should apply for scholarships.
For information about paying for college:
For assistance with financial aid and college payment options:
One Stop Center: firstname.lastname@example.org or 847.925.6710
All degree-seeking students are assessed in both English and math.
Placement exams may be waived for students who demonstrate college readiness in other ways, including relevant SAT/ACT scores or college coursework from another college or university. For complete details, review important information about Course Placement Testing and College Readiness.
Review your placement test requirements:
Testing Center: email@example.com or 847.925.6541
After you have completed an application review and satisfied placement exam requirements, you can schedule your orientation/advising appointment.
Schedule your orientation/advising appointment:
Schedule through my.harpercollege.edu.
Or, schedule by contacting the Center for New Students & Orientation: firstname.lastname@example.org or 847.925.6208
Include your Harper ID number if you email to schedule an appointment.
Register and pay for classes using this three-step process:
The Office of Admissions Outreach is committed to making your enrollment process a smooth transition. If you have questions or concerns, please contact us at 847.925.6247 to speak with an admissions representative.
On Campus Hours—C103:
Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
On Campus Hours—One Stop A250:
Monday–Thursday: 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Remote Hours (phone, email, and chat):
Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The office is closed on college holidays.