Important Dates and Deadlines

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First-Time Undergraduate


Early Decision

Common Application with 
the Member Section for Villanova
November  1 November 1 January 15  
Tentative Admission
Decision Notification
December 20 December 15 Late
Merit-Based Scholarship
Award Notification
By the end of January By the end of December By April 1  
Deposit Deadline May 1 January 15 May 1  

CSS Profile Form
Tax Returns/W-2 Forms

January 15 November 1 January 15  
Financial  Assistance Award Notification  By April 1 December 15 By April 1

The application deadline for the Honors Program consideration and the accelerated Health Affiliation Programs is November 1. The Presidential Scholarship nomination (from the chief academic officer of the secondary school) and completed admission application deadline is December 1

PLEASE NOTE: All admission decisions will be released on-line through your applicant status page by December 20 for Early Action, December 15 for Early Decision and in late March for Regular Decision.


Suggested dates for applicants to check their application information on-line for the Class of 2022

By early December 2017: Early Action and Early Decision candidates should check their applicant status page to see if any required information is needed to complete their Application for Undergraduate Admission.

By late December: Early Action and Early Decision admission decisions will be posted on-line.

By late January 2018: Regular Decision Admission candidates should check their applicant status page to see if any required information is needed to complete their Undergraduate Application for Admission.

By late March: Regular Decision notices will be posted on-line.

By April 1, 2018: Financial Aid eligibility notices will be posted for admitted Early Action and Regular Decision students who met the published priority filing dates.

Helpful Information

All required documents must be submitted to the Office of University Admission by the final filing deadlines. View Application Requirements.

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