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Dates & Deadlines

Get familiar with our application filing period, priority honors filing period, and admission notification dates.

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Application Filing Period

Freshman Applicants

September 1–December 1, 2014

We need to receive all supporting documents (application fee and test scores) by December 12.

Transfer Applicants

Spring 2015: September 1–October 15, 2014
Fall 2015: September 1–March 1, 2015

If you're applying as an incoming sophomore transfer for Fall 2015 admission, we strongly recommend applying after the completion of your Fall 2014 courses.

Priority Honors Filing Period

Freshman Applicants

September 1–November 1, 2014

You'll receive priority consideration for admission into honors programs if you apply during the Priority Honors Filing Period. You must submit a complete application online by midnight Central time on November 1. All supporting documents (application fee and test scores) must be postmarked or received by November 1.

As an applicant, it's your responsibility to know the application requirements and to submit the necessary materials. Applications will be designated as received during the Priority Honors Filing Period once the entire application file has been completed and processed. Please allow up to 10 business days for processing time.

Fall Transfer Applicants

September 1, 2014–February 1, 2015

The transfer application and all supporting materials must be received in our office by February 1 to meet the priority deadline. If space is limited, priority may be given to applicants who meet the deadline.

Admission Notification

Freshman Applicants

Our official admissions notification date is February 13, 2015. Students applying to performing arts majors (dance, music, or theatre) will receive their decisions by March 15, 2015.

Transfer Applicants

Notification of admission decisions will vary depending on the college and major. If you apply for Spring 2015 entry, you'll be notified of a decision by mid-December 2014. If you apply for Fall 2015 entry, you'll be notified of a decision by mid-April 2015.


 
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