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First-time Freshmen Applicants

If you are about to graduate or have already graduated from high school or have received your GED and have not attended a post-secondary institution for one long semester (i.e. fall or spring) after high school, then you are considered a first-time freshman.

Application Deadlines

Term Priority Deadline Enforced Deadline
Fall March 1 August 1
Spring December 1 December 1
Summer March 1 June 1

Application and Admission Requirements

Freshmen applicants are categorized into one of the following classifications. Please review special requirements for your classification:

High School Applicants
GED/HiSET/TASC (High School Equivalency Diploma) Applicants
Homeschool Applicants
International Baccalaureate (IB) Applicants
International Freshmen Applicants

If an application is received by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions without the application fee, an email or postcard will be sent as a reminder to pay the fee. A decision will not be made regarding admission until your file is complete.