Students interested in the Regents Bachelor of Arts program must first complete and submit a Marshall University Admissions Application. This can be completed online or printed and mailed. Application forms are also available in the RBA Office located in Smith Hall 223 or in the Marshall University Admissions Office located in Old Main 102.

If you plan to take all of your courses online, you should apply as a distance student. While the degree can be completed online, not all areas of emphasis are possible online. If you have questions about our online R.B.A. options, please contact

Apply to Marshall University

If you have questions about your application, contact our Office of Admissions  at 1-800-642-3499 or


Already admitted to Marshall University?

Complete the application below to be considered for our R.B.A. program.

Apply to the R.B.A. Program

If you have questions about your R.B.A. application, contact us at 1-800-906-4723 or


If you are a current Marshall Student changing your Major to the RBA:

  1.  Speak with your current academic advisor.
  2. Speak with an RBA advisor to determine eligibility
  3. Complete the form at this link (Intercollege Transfer Form),  The RBA office will contact you once the transfer is processed.  The transfer process begins in your home college and can take several business days to complete.


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Marshall University Regents Bachelor of Arts