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Class of 2027
Early Decision and Early Action Notification Dates

Updated on 12/2/2022

College
Notification Date (Current Year)*
Notification Date (Last Year)*
American University
December 31
ED December 17
Amherst College
early-mid December
December 10 at 6:21pm
Babson College
ED mid-December/EA January 1
ED December 15, EA January 1
Bard College
ID mid-November, ED late November, EA by December 31
ED November 22, EA by December 31
Barnard College
mid-December
December 14 at 6:30pm
Bates College
by December 20
December 11
Binghamton University
beginning late November in waves until January 15
beginning late November in waves until January 15
Boston College
week of December 5
December 2 evening
Boston University
mid-December
December 14
Bowdoin College
by mid-December
December 10 at 7pm
Brandeis University
December 15
December 9
Brown University
mid-December
December 16 at 7pm
Bryn Mawr College
January 1
December 15 at 4pm
Bucknell University
December 15
December 15
California Institute of Technology
mid-December
December 18
Carleton College
December 15
December 9 at 9pm
Carnegie Mellon
by December 15
December 11 at 9am
Case Western Reserve University
ED December 10/EA December 21
ED December 11/ EA December 21 at 12pm
Chapman University
ED mid-December/EA early February
December 15
Claremont McKenna College
December 15
December 15
Clark University
ED December 20/EA January 20
ED mid-December/EA January 15
Clemson
December 1
February 15
Colby College
by December 15
December 15
Colgate University
mid-December
December 13 at 7:13pm
College of Charleston
ED by December 1/EA by December 15
December 15
College of William and Mary
December 7
December 8 at 5pm
College of the Holy Cross
by December 15
December 15
Colorado College
ED mid-December/EA December 19
December 15 at 6pm/EA December 20 at 6pm
Colorado School of Mines
by December 21
December 21
Columbia University
December 15
December 14 at 7pm
Connecticut College
December 9 at 7pm
December 10
Cornell University
mid-December
December 13 at 7pm
Dartmouth College
mid-December
December 10 at 5pm
Davidson College
December 14
December 14 at 9pm
Dickinson College
mid-December
mid-December
Drexel University
ED/EA mid-December
December 15
Duke University
mid-December
December 16 at 7pm
Eckerd College
by December 15
December 15
Elon University
ED December 1/EA December 20
ED December 1/ EA December 20
Emerson College
ED/EA mid-December
December 14
Emory University
December 15
December 15 at 6pm
Endicott College
ED December 15/EA December 23
December 15/EA December 23
Fairfield University
by December 15
December 18
Fordham University
ED/EA December 20
December 20
Franklin and Marshall
by December 15
December 15
George Washington University
late December
December 16 in the evening
Georgetown University
December 15
December 13 at 7pm
Georgia Institue of Technology
December 9
EA1 December 11/EA2 January 29
Gettysburg College
ED by December 15/EA by February 1
December 15
Grinnell College
December 2
December 3
Hamilton College
December 15
December 15
Harvard University
mid-December
December 16 at 7pm
Harvey Mudd College
December 15
December 13 at 9pm
Haverford College
December 15
December 10
High Point University
ED November 21/EA mid-December
ED November 22/EA December 14
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
ED December 15/EA January 15
December 15 at 10pm
Hofstra University
beginning November 22
December 15
Howard University
ED/EA late January
ED/EA January 28
Indiana University Bloomington
beginning early November in waves until January 15
beginning October 26 through January 15
Iona College
late December
late December
Ithaca College
ED mid-December/EA February 1
ED December 15/EA February 1
Johns Hopkins University
December 16 at 3pm
December 10 at 3pm
Kenyon College
mid-December
December 10
Lafayette College
December 15
December 15 at 4pm
Lehigh University
mid-December
December 15 in the evening
Loyola University Maryland
mid-January
December 16
MIT
mid-December
December 18 at 3:14pm
Macalester College
ED December 4/EA December 21
ED December 5/EA December 19
Marist College
ED mid-December/EA mid-January
beginning early December in waves
Miami University
ED December 1/EA December 15
ED December 1/EA December15
Middlebury College
December 10 at 8am
December 11
Mount Holyoke College
late December
December 15
Muhlenberg College
third week in November through December 15
December 15
New York University
December 15
December 15 at 4pm
Northeastern University
ED by December 15/EA by February 1
ED December 8/EA by February 1
Northwestern University
December 16
December 17
Oberlin College
December 15
December 15
Occidental College
December 15
December 11
Ohio State University
end of January
December 10 and January 21
Penn State University
beginning early November in waves until mid-December
beginning early November on a rolling basis until December 24
Pitzer College
by December 18
December 10 at 4pm
Pomona College
December 15
December 15
Princeton University
mid-December
December 16 at 7pm
Providence College
ED December 1/EA late December
ED December 1/EA December 17
Purchase College
rolling
beginning mid-November rolling until December 15
Purdue University
January 15
January 15
Quinnipiac University
ED mid-November/EA early December
ED Mid-December/EA Mid-January
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
ED December 10/EA January 28
ED December 11/EA January 29
Rice University
mid-December
December 9 at 6pm
Rochester Institute of Technology
beginning mid-November until mid-December
Mid-December
Roger Williams University
beginning November 23
December 15
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
December 15
December 15
Rutgers
February 15
January 31
SUNY Albany
my late December
mid to end of December in waves
SUNY Buffalo
beginning late November in waves
beginning late December on a rolling basis until late January
SUNY College at Oneonta
beginning early December in waves until January 6
beginning early November on a rolling basis until January 6.
SUNY New Paltz
by the first week of January
January 1
Sacred Heart University
ED by December 15/EA y January 31
ED December 13/EA late January
Salve Regina University
ED by December 15/EA by January 1
ED/EA December 11
Santa Clara University
ED/EA Late December
December 15 at 7pm
Sarah Lawrence College
ED December 15/EA December 31
ED/EA week of December 13
Scripps College
mid-December
mId-December
Skidmore College
mId-December
December 9
Smith College
mid-December
December 16
Southern Methodist University
ED/EA December 15
ED December 9/EA mid-December
St. Lawrence University
ED two-three weeks after submission
beginning late November on a rolling basis until early February
Stanford University
December 15
December 15 at 7pm
Stevens Institute of Technology
by December 15
December 15
Suffolk University
by December 20
mid-December
Swarthmore College
mid-December
December 10
Syracuse University
mid-December
December 17
Temple University
beginning November 20
January 10
The New School
mid-December
December 15
Trinity College
mid-December
December 13 in the evening
Tufts University
mid-December
December 14
Tulane University
ED December 1 at 5pm/EA January 15
ED November 22/EA December 20
Union College
ED December 6/EA December 17
ED December 7/EA December 18
University of Chicago
EA/ED mid-December
December 17 late afternoon
University of Colorado Boulder
February 1
February 1
University of Delaware
beginning early November in waves until January 31
beginning early November in waves until January 31
University of Denver
ED early December/EA late December
ED early December/EA late December
University of Florida
February 24
February 25
University of Georgia
November 18 at 4pm
November 19 at 4pm
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
January 27
mid-February
University of Maine
beginning mid-November in waves
beginning early November rolling until mid-November
University of Maryland College Park
February 1
By February 1
University of Massachusetts Amherst
mid-December until late January
beginning in mid-December until mid-January
University of Miami
ED mid-December/EA late January
ED December 10/ EA late January
University of Michigan Ann Arbor
late January
late January
University of Minnesota Twin Cities
beginning early November rolling until mid-November
by January 31
University of New Hampshire
by January 31
by January 31
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
January 31
late January
University of Notre Dame
December 15
December 16 at 6:42pm
University of Pennsylvania
December 15
December 16 at 7pm
University of Pittsburgh
beginning early November in waves
beginning early November in waves
University of Rhode Island
by January 31
by January 31
University of Richmond
ED December 15/EA January 25
ED December 15/EA January 25
University of Rochester
mid-December
December 10 at 5pm
University of Scranton
by December 15
beginning December 15
University of South Carolina
beginning late November
December 13 late afternoon
University of Southern California
January 23
University of Tampa
by January 15
EA beginning mid-October until mid-January
University of Vermont
ED/EA late December
December 16 at 5pm
University of Virginia
ED December 15/EA February 15
ED December 10 in the evening/ EA February 15
University of Wisconsin
January 31
by January 31
Vanderbilt University
mid-December
December 15 at 7pm
Vassar College
mid-December
December 9 at 7pm
Villanova University
ED December 15/EA January 20
ED December 15 at 5p, EA January 29
Virginia Polytechnic Institute
ED mId-December/EA late February
December 10 at 5pm, EA late February
Wake Forest University
rolling
rolling
Washington University St. Louis
December 16
December 9
Washington and Lee University
late December
December 15 at 8pm
Wellesley College
mid-December
December 11 at 10am
Wesleyan University
mid-December
December 11
William and Mary
early December
early December
Williams College
December 15
December 10
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
ED December 15/EA January 15
ED/EA December 15 at 5pm
Yale University
December 15 at 5pm
December 16 at 7pm

*Official dates are provided by the college admissions office. 

*Unless noted as “official”, Current Year dates are based on crowdsourced info from students, college websites, and admissions offices. 

*Last Year dates are based on a combination of crowdsourced and official college-published information.