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Deadlines

You are strongly encouraged to submit your application as early as possible to ensure it is reviewed before the program has reached capacity.

Application decisions are delivered on a rolling basis, typically 4–6 weeks after an application is submitted with all materials.

Carefully read the requirements, deadlines, and processes for your specific program.

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Summer 2020 Deadlines
Category Details Deadline
Enrollment Priority Deadline

The $80 application fee is waived and priority course registration is given to students who apply by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. 

February 1 

Application Fee Waiver Deadline

March 1 is the final day to submit your application without the $80 application fee. 

March 1 

Session I: Applicants with International Documents

Students who require an F-1 visa or who have international transcripts are strongly advised to apply by this date. 

April 1 

Session I: Final Deadline

Application must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. 

April 20 

Session II: Applicants with International Documents

Students who require an F-1 visa or who have international transcripts are strongly advised to apply by this date. 

May 1 

Session II: Final Deadline

Application must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. 

June 1

Most but not all programs accept applications for the summer. Please review the intake schedule for your program of interest. Additional summer information can be found here

Spring 2020 Deadlines
Category Details Deadline
Classics Certificate Priority Deadline

Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their application by this date. The final deadline is listed below. 

March 15 

Psychology Certificate Final Deadline

Application must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. 

May 1 

Non-degree Programs: Students With International Documents

Students who require an F-1 visa or who have international transcripts are strongly advised to apply by this date. 

June 1

Non-degree Programs: Final Deadline

Completed applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. 

July 30