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Undergraduate Admissions

Dates and Deadlines

Early Decision I

Early Decision I

  • October 3, 2015 — Preferred last day to take the SAT Reasoning Test
  • October 24, 2015 — Preferred last day to take the ACT
  • November 1, 2015 — Blair DecisionDesk application/prescreening video submission deadline*
  • November 1, 2015 —  Deadline for completed application
  • December 5, 2015 — Blair School of Music auditions
  • December 15, 2015 — Admission decisions available
  • December 31, 2015 — Deadline for matriculation deposit

Financial Aid Calendar:
Early Decision I

  • November 9, 2015 — Priority filing deadline for CSS PROFILE
  • December 15, 2015 — Preliminary financial aid awards available
  • February 1, 2016 — FAFSA to processor (if accepted for admission)
  • April 1, 2016 — Updated financial aid award available

Early Decision II

Early Decision II

  • December 5, 2015 — Preferred last day to take the SAT Reasoning Test
  • December 12, 2015 — Preferred last day to take the ACT
  • January 1, 2016 — Blair DecisionDesk application/prescreening video submission deadline*
  • January 1, 2016 — Deadline for completed application
  • January 29 - 30, 2016 — Blair School of Music auditions
  • February 15, 2016 — Admission decisions available
  • March 1, 2016 — Deadline for matriculation deposit

Financial Aid Calendar:
Early Decision II

  • January 4, 2016 — Priority filing deadline for submitting CSS PROFILE
  • February 1, 2016 — Priority filing deadline for FAFSA
  • February 15, 2016 — Preliminary financial aid awards available
  • April 1, 2016 — Updated financial aid award available

Regular Decision

Regular Decision

  • December 5, 2015 — Preferred last day to take the SAT Reasoning Test
  • December 12, 2015 — Preferred last day to take the ACT
  • January 1, 2016 — Blair DecisionDesk application/prescreening video submission deadline*
  • January 1, 2016 — Deadline for completed application
  • January 29 - 30, 2016 — Blair School of Music auditions
  • February 12 - 13, 2016 — Blair School of Music auditions
  • February 26 - 27, 2016 — Blair School of Music auditions
  • April 1, 2016 — Admission decisions available
  • May 1, 2016 — Deadline for matriculation deposit

Financial Aid Calendar:
Regular Decision

  • January 4, 2016 — For international students seeking need-based financial aid, priority filing deadline for CSS PROFILE
  • February 1, 2016 — Priority deadline for filing FAFSA and CSS PROFILE
  • April 1, 2016 — Financial aid awards available

Transfer

Transfer Calendar — Fall Term

  • March15, 2016 — Priority deadline for submitting complete application. Transfer applicants will be considered on a rolling basis throughout the spring. 
  • Beginning Mid-April, 2016 — Admissions decisions available on a rolling basis

Financial Aid Calendar:
Fall Transfer Candidates

  • February 1, 2016 — Priority deadline for filing FAFSA and CSS PROFILE

Additional Scholarships

  • December 1, 2015 — Deadline for Ingram Scholarship Application
  • December 15, 2015 — Deadline for Cornelius Vanderbilt Scholarship application
  • December 15, 2015 — Deadline for Chancellor's Scholarship application