Dates and Deadlines

Undergraduate Admissions

Applications for undergraduate admission are processed on a rolling basis and students may apply at any time prior to the start of classes. However, all students are encouraged to apply at their earliest opportunity to allow ample time to complete the application process and be considered for scholarship.

Dec. 1
Priority Applicant deadline (see fdu.edu/priority for more information).

Jan. 15
Application deadline to receive priority consideration for scholarships and grants.

Feb. 15
Preferred deadline to file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

March 1
Recommended application deadline for fall admission.

May 1
Enrollment and housing deadline (students who observe this deadline are guaranteed campus housing).

 

Transfer Student Admissions

We encourage you to apply as early as possible before your anticipated term of enrollment, but no later than April 1 (Summer term), August 1 (Fall term) or December 15 (Spring term).*

 

Graduate Admissions

Applicants seeking to enroll in any graduate degree or certificate program, or to register for classes at Fairleigh Dickinson University, must formally apply for admission.

Students are encouraged to apply at their earliest opportunity to allow ample time to complete the application process prior to the start of classes. Most graduate applications are processed on a rolling admissions basis throughout the year.

The Exceptions are:

  • Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology- December 15th deadline for Fall
  • Psy.D. in School Psychology- March 1st deadline for Fall
  • M.A. in School Psychology- March 15th deadline for Fall
  • M.A. in Forensic Psychology- May 15th deadline for Fall
     

Vancouver Campus

Spring 2015: September 15, 2014. Admissions letters released up to October 15, 2014.

Summer 2015: January 15, 2015. Admissions letters released up to February 15, 2015.