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4 Ways to Apply

Posted by on Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Calling all seniors, it’s time to take the next step on your road to college — applications for admission are now available!

At Vanderbilt we have four ways to apply:  the Coalition ApplicationCommon ApplicationQuestBridge Application, and the Universal College Application. We don’t have a preference for one application method over any other, but we ask that you select one application method and complete your entire application through that platform. You can check out the links above to learn more about each application platform.

It’s important to note that we offer three decision plans. These dates will help with your planning:

  • Early Decision I. Apply by November 1, 2017, get your decision by December 15, 2017.
  • Early Decision II. Apply by January 1, 2018, get your decision by February 15, 2018.
  • Regular Decision. Apply by January 1, 2018, get your decision by April 1, 2018.

To learn more about what is required in a Vanderbilt application, check out our handy Application QuickGuide. Also, make sure you check back in on the admissions blog throughout application season for insight and advice about the process from VU experts.

As always, feel free to ask questions on the blog or contact your admissions counselor. You can also connect with us on social media at FacebookInstagramTwitterTumblr, or Snapchat. We’re here to help you through the process!

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