First Year Deadlines
Below you'll find application deadlines for first-year and transfer candidates seeking admission to Dickinson College.
Recognizing that wildfires occurring in California may have impeded your ability to work on your Early Decision application to Dickinson (due Nov. 15), we are offering a deadline extension. Should you need additional time to complete your application, simply contact Director of Admissions Communications Angie Barone ’90 P’22 P’23 (800-644-1773 or firstname.lastname@example.org) to discuss the time needed and we will be happy to make those arrangements.
Early Decision I
|Admissions & Financial Aid Deadline||Nov. 15|
|Admissions Decision & Financial Aid Notification||Mid-December|
|Enrollment Deposit Deadline||Two to three weeks after the date of acceptance|
Early Decision II
|Admissions & Financial Aid Deadline||Jan. 15|
|Admissions Decision & Financial Aid Notification||Mid-February|
|Enrollment Deposit Deadline||Two to three weeks after the acceptance|
|Admissions & Financial Aid Deadline||Jan. 15 *|
|Admissions Decision & Financial Aid Notification||Late March|
|Enrollment Deposit Deadline||
Candidates Reply Date of May 1
* Regular Decision applicants may change their application to Early Decision II by submitting the Early Decision Agreement no later than Feb. 1.
The above financial-aid deadlines are for the CSS PROFILE (access to institutional aid) and FAFSA (access to federal aid).