Become a first-year student at ASU Online
First-year students at ASU Online are students who have never attended college before or have less than 12 transferable credit hours, and have a high school diploma or GED. First-year students are new college students pursuing an undergraduate degree.
Why should I earn an online degree at ASU?
ASU Online empowers first-year students to take charge of their education and create a balance between life, work and school. Arizona State University offers more than 140 online bachelor’s degrees, giving you the option to study the major you want while getting the support you need from our premier suite of support services.
How to apply
ASU makes applying online easy. Our team of enrollment coaches is ready to answer any questions you may have about the application process or your online program. Check out our application resources and step-by-step guide for incoming ASU first-year students.
What first-year students are saying about us
Support from your first year to graduation and beyond
Navigating college can be stressful, especially for incoming first-year students. ASU Online offers full support to students in their first year of college, providing students with several ways to connect with others, become active members of the ASU community and to make the most of the ASU first-year experience. Student-led clubs are available as well as success coaches, career advisors, online tutoring and more.