Application Checklist for First-Year Students

Landmark College follows a rolling admissions process.

 Use this helpful checklist to ensure you provide the necessary information for a complete application.

  • A completed and signed Application [PDF], or apply online with a Universal Application
  • $75 application fee, made payable to Landmark College
    The fee is required unless you submit a fee waiver request.
  • Official high school transcript(s)
    Complete through seven semesters or the semester most recently completed. Transcripts of any summer school or college work must be submitted as well. Your final transcript is required prior to enrollment. Home-schooled students are reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Please submit supporting documentation of curriculum and certification. Note: IEP diplomas are rarely accepted.
  • Copy of your G.E.D. (if applicable)
  • Cognitive testing (must have been administered within three years of applying)
    The Weschler Adult Intelligence Scale III (WAIS III), Weschler Intelligence Scale for Children (WISC) or the Woodcock Johnson Cognitive Test are acceptable. These tests are comprised of a series of standardized tests used to evaluate the cognitive and intellectual abilities of students. Complete scores, including sub-tests, are required to provide a comprehensive understanding of the applicant.
  • Reading Achievement Assessment (must have been administered within one year of applying)
    Acceptable reading assessments include one of the following:
    Wechsler Individual Achievement Test (WIAT)
    Woodcock Johnson Achievement Test (WJ Achievement)
    Nelson Denny Reading Test
    Gray Oral Reading Test
  • Diagnosis of a learning disability, ADHD or ASD (must have been diagnosed within three years of applying)
    Current diagnosis of a learning disability, ADHD or ASD by a professional is a requirement for admission to Landmark College.
  • Guidance counselor recommendation
  • Teacher recommendation
    Completed by a teacher in an academic subject who knows you well. You may submit additional recommendations from teachers.
  • Personal statement


  • SAT/ACT scores
    We do not place heavy emphasis on the SAT or ACT scores, but we do find that they add to our understanding of the applicant.


  • TOEFL Scores
    Applicants for whom English is not their first language must submit scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language.

The priority financial aid deadline for completed applications is March 30. To be considered for financial aid at Landmark College, you must submit the following:

FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)

Completed materials should be submitted to:
Office of Admissions
Landmark College
19 River Road South
Putney, VT 05346