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Admission Deadlines (First Year and Transfer)

Application TypeApplication DeadlineLatest Notification DateEnrollment Confirmation Deadline
Early DecisionNovember 1December 15February 1
Early ActionDecember 15 (extended)February 1May 15
Regular Decision for music and theatre arts (First-Year and Transfer)December 1April 15May 15
Regular Decision (First-Year)February 1April 15May 15
Regular Decision (Transfer)March 1April 15May 15


  • Deadlines for students applying to majors within the School of Music, Theatre, and Dance vary based on the program.  For more information, click here.
  • A $400 nonrefundable deposit is required to confirm your enrollment.