Regular: applicants compete through the Adventist University of West Africa Admission Test (AUWA AT). Transfer: Transfer credits are acceptable at grades A and B in courses equivalent in breadth and scope in the course synopsis from
Students desiring admission at AUWA shall: be from the ages of 16 and above. However, the Nursing Program shall admit students from 18 to 55 years. Students MUST Pass the screening test administered by the university; pass and present the WAEC/ WASSCE or its equivalent ; present his/her high school diploma and transcript; present two letters of recommendation; student submit a medical or health certificate from a recognized hospital or clinic; sit an interview after passing the entrance examinations. Every applicant for admission shall undergo a thorough health examination. No person shall be admitted to this university who is found by the University Health Service to be suffering from a dangerous, communicable, contagious, or infectious disease or who is physically unfit to take courses in any college of the university. Every student shall, upon admission, sign a pledge. Refusal to take this pledge or violation of its terms shall be sufficient cause for summary dismissal or denial of admission.