Dates & Deadlines
We know there are many dates and deadlines to remember when applying to college. That’s why we’ve made it easy and outlined what you need to know below.
International Freshman Applicantsplus or minus
November 15: Early Action Deadline - Early Action is a non-binding program for students who have a strong desire to attend The University of Scranton. We will mail Early Action admission decisions on December 15.
December 15: Regular Decision Application Review Begins - Regular Decision applications will be reviewed after Early Action candidates have been notified. Once the completed application is received, it can take four to six weeks to process. Applicants will be notified on a rolling basis after December 15.
March 1: Preferred Application Deadline - We accept qualified applicants on a rolling basis, but we strongly encourage you to apply as early as possible. Applications received after March 1 may not be reviewed if the class is full.
May 1: National Candidates’ Reply Date - Admitted applicants must reserve their place in the fall class by this date. This is accomplished by submitting a deposit online through your status page; instructions are included in your acceptance packet.
International Transfer Applicantsplus or minus
December 15: Preferred Deadline for Spring-Semester Transfer Applications Transfer students interested in applying for the spring semester are encouraged to apply by December 15.
August 1: Preferred Deadline for Fall-Semester Transfer Applications Transfer students interested in applying for the fall semester are encouraged to apply by August 1. Applications are considered after preferred dates on a space-available basis.