Early Action Application Deadlines

This page lists early action application deadlines and the dates that the colleges notify students whether they have been accepted or not.

If you want to learn more about all the important dates and deadlines of each college, go to the college's profile page by clicking its link.

College Name Application Deadline Notification Date

January

Illinois State University
Normal, IL
January 1 August 1
Marlboro College
Marlboro, VT
January 15 December 1
Washington & Jefferson College
Washington, PA
January 15 October 1
Kettering College
Kettering, OH
January 31

February

Saint Edward's University
Austin, TX
February 1
Bard College at Simon's Rock
Great Barrington, MA
February 1 December 1
Rocky Mountain College
Billings, MT
February 15

March

Woodbury University
Burbank, CA
March 1 November 1
Palm Beach Atlantic University
West Palm Beach, FL
March 31 September 1

April

Wilberforce University
Wilberforce, OH
April 1

May

Life Pacific College
San Dimas, CA
May 1

June

Fayetteville State University
Fayetteville, NC
June 30 January 15

July

Pillar College
Newark, NJ
July 1 August 15

September

University of California-Irvine
Irvine, CA
September 30 March 31

October

Washington and Lee University
Lexington, VA
October 1 April 1
Hiram College
Hiram, OH
October 1 October 1
Mercer University
Macon, GA
October 15 September 1
University of South Carolina-Columbia
Columbia, SC
October 15 March 15
Transylvania University
Lexington, KY
October 15 March 15
Lynchburg College
Lynchburg, VA
October 15 September 1
Lake Forest College
Lake Forest, IL
October 15 April 1
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC
October 15
North Carolina State University at Raleigh
Raleigh, NC
October 15 March 30
Hanover College
Hanover, IN
October 15 September 1
La Salle University
Philadelphia, PA
October 15 December 15
Elmira College
Elmira, NY
October 15 October 1
Gordon College
Wenham, MA
October 15 September 15
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus
Atlanta, GA
October 15 March 9
University of Georgia
Athens, GA
October 15 April 1
Texas A & M University-College Station
College Station, TX
October 15 April 1
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ
October 18 January 1
Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL
October 19
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA
October 20 March 20
California State University Maritime Academy
Vallejo, CA
October 31 February 1

November

Creighton University
Omaha, NE
November 1 December 15
Morehouse College
Atlanta, GA
November 1 April 1
Wheaton College
Norton, MA
November 1 April 1
Texas Christian University
Fort Worth, TX
November 1 April 1
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Worcester, MA
November 1 April 1
SUNY at Binghamton
Vestal, NY
November 1
Ohio State University-Main Campus
Columbus, OH
November 1 November 15
Trinity University
San Antonio, TX
November 1 April 1
Providence College
Providence, RI
November 1 April 1
Rhode Island School of Design
Providence, RI
November 1 March 15
Roger Williams University
Bristol, RI
November 1
Salve Regina University
Newport, RI
November 1
College of Charleston
Charleston, SC
November 1
Santa Clara University
Santa Clara, CA
November 1 April 1
Hope College
Holland, MI
November 1 January 1
Soka University of America
Aliso Viejo, CA
November 1 March 1
Kalamazoo College
Kalamazoo, MI
November 1 April 1
Bellarmine University
Louisville, KY
November 1 September 1
The College of Wooster
Wooster, OH
November 1 March 15
Augustana College
Rock Island, IL
November 1
Furman University
Greenville, SC
November 1 April 2
Green Mountain College
Poultney, VT
November 1 September 1
Lyndon State College
Lyndonville, VT
November 1 November 1
Saint Michael's College
Colchester, VT
November 1 April 1
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
November 1 April 1
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor, MI
November 1 January 1
University of Vermont
Burlington, VT
November 1 March 31
Centenary University
Hackettstown, NJ
November 1 December 15
Jefferson College of Health Sciences
Roanoke, VA
November 1
Elmhurst College
Elmhurst, IL
November 1 November 1
Northern Kentucky University
Highland Heights, KY
November 1 September 15
George Mason University
Fairfax, VA
November 1 April 1
Oregon State University-Cascades Campus
Bend, OR
November 1 January 1
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL
November 1 March 30
Hampton University
Hampton, VA
November 1 December 15
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Champaign, IL
November 1 February 2
Illinois Wesleyan University
Bloomington, IL
November 1 January 15
James Madison University
Harrisonburg, VA
November 1 April 1
Arizona Christian University
Phoenix, AZ
November 1 January 1
University of Denver
Denver, CO
November 1 March 15
University of Tulsa
Tulsa, OK
November 1 October 1
Princeton University
Princeton, NJ
November 1 March 28
Bethel University
Saint Paul, MN
November 1
Rutgers University-Camden
Camden, NJ
November 1 February 28
Rutgers University-New Brunswick
New Brunswick, NJ
November 1 February 28
George Fox University
Newberg, OR
November 1 October 1
Lewis & Clark College
Portland, OR
November 1 April 1
Linfield College-McMinnville Campus
McMinnville, OR
November 1 April 1
Gustavus Adolphus College
Saint Peter, MN
November 1 April 15
University of Richmond
University of Richmond, VA
November 1 April 1
Western State Colorado University
Gunnison, CO
November 1 September 21
Sweet Briar College
Sweet Briar, VA
November 1 March 15
University of Oregon
Eugene, OR
November 1 August 15
Fisk University
Nashville, TN
November 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Blacksburg, VA
November 1 April 1
Fairfield University
Fairfield, CT
November 1 April 1
University of Virginia-Main Campus
Charlottesville, VA
November 1 April 1
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Charlotte, NC
November 1
Rhodes College
Memphis, TN
November 1 March 1
University of North Carolina Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
November 1 April 1
University of St Thomas
Saint Paul, MN
November 1
Yale University
New Haven, CT
November 1 April 1
Bard College
Annandale-On-Hudson, NY
November 1 April 1
California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, CA
November 1 April 1
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville
Knoxville, TN
November 1
California Lutheran University
Thousand Oaks, CA
November 1 April 15