First Year Deadlines

Deadlines for transfer students

Below you'll find application deadlines for first-year and transfer candidates seeking admission to Dickinson College. 

Early Decision I

  Deadline
Admissions & Institutional Financial Aid Deadline Nov. 15
Admissions Decision & Financial Aid Notification Mid-December
Enrollment Deposit Deadline Two weeks after the date of acceptance

 

Early Action

  Deadline
Admissions & Institutional Financial Aid Deadline Dec. 1
Admissions Decision & Financial Aid Notification Mid-February
Enrollment Deposit Deadline

Candidates Reply Date of May 1 (if mailed, postmark by May 2) 

 

Early Decision II

  Deadline
Admissions & Institutional Financial Aid Deadline Jan. 15
Admissions Decision & Financial Aid Notification Mid-February
Enrollment Deposit Deadline Two weeks after the acceptance

 

Regular Decision

  Deadline
Admissions & Institutional Financial Aid Deadline Feb. 1
Admissions Decision & Financial Aid Notification Late March
Enrollment Deposit Deadline

Candidates Reply Date of May 1 (if mailed, postmark by May 2) 

 

The above financial-aid deadlines are for the CSS PROFILE and access to institutional aid. All applicants for federal financial aid must complete the FAFSA as soon as possible after January 1.

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