Class of 2019 Early Application Deadlines and Resources

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Early Application DeadlinesMany Early Decision and Early Action Deadlines Are Just One Month Away

Update: If you’re looking for the 2014-15 early decision notification dates for the Class of 2019, you can find them here.

With the start of October we’re roughly one month away from the first early decision and early action application deadlines. It’s crunch time for students applying to their top-choice schools in the early round, and making note of early deadlines and the resources available to early applicants is important in this crucial stage of the admissions season.

Many schools can have several different application deadlines, so it’s important to make sure you’re on track and prepared for the correct application submission date. Last year, many early and regular admission deadlines were extended due to Common App technical problems However, this year has been fairly smooth so deadlines are unlikely to change.

For students applying early decision or early action, it’s important to understand the nuances of the early admissions process and how applying early will affect their chances of admission. Here are some resources to help students get through this first round of application deadlines.

The most important thing that students applying early decision or early action can do is be mindful of the application deadlines. Here are some of the early application deadlines for those applying for admission into the Class of 2019.

SchoolEarly Application Deadline
Amherst CollegeNov. 15
Boston CollegeNov. 1
Brown UniversityNov. 1
Columbia UniversityNov. 1
Cornell UniversityNov. 1
Dartmouth CollegeNov. 1
Duke UniversityNov. 1
Emory University (ED I)Nov. 1
Georgetown UniversityNov. 1
George Washington UniversityNov. 1
Harvard UniversityNov. 1
Johns Hopkins UniversityNov. 1
Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyNov. 1
Middlebury CollegeNov. 1
New York UniversityNov. 1
Northwestern UniversityNov. 1
Princeton UniversityNov. 1
Stanford UniversityNov. 1 (with Arts Supplement Oct. 15)
Tufts UniversityNov. 1
University of ChicagoNov. 1
University of MichiganNov. 1
University of North Carolina, Chapel HillOct. 15
University of Notre DameNov. 1
University of PennsylvaniaNov. 1
University of VirginiaNov. 1
Vanderbilt UniversityNov. 1
Williams CollegeNov. 15
Yale UniversityNov. 1

Keep in mind, some schools may adjust their application deadlines as the date draws closer if there are circumstances that could negatively impact students (i.e. Common App problems, extreme weather, etc.), so be sure to check back periodically for any updated deadlines.

Also, be sure to follow us on Twitter and Facebook for any last-minute tips and breaking news for early applicants!

Have any questions about the early application process or deadlines? Post your question in the comment section below!

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