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IMPORTANT ADMISSIONS DEADLINES

Sunday, October 1, 2017
Recommended deadline for Spring 2018 international applicants

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Admissions completion deadline for all Spring 2018 applicants for the Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship program; all application materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for scholarship. There is no scholarship application. Only scholarship recipients are notified.

Friday, December 1, 2017
Application completion deadline for early action for Fall 2018; materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for early action.

Thursday, February 1, 2018
Admissions completion deadline for all Fall 2018 incoming freshmen applicants for the Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship program; all application materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for scholarship. There is no scholarship application. Only scholarship recipients are notified.

Thursday, February 15, 2018
Deadline to submit Honors Program application (first-time freshmen only)

Thursday, March 1, 2018
Admissions completion deadline for all Fall 2018 incoming transfer applicants for the Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship program; all application materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for scholarship. There is no scholarship application.

Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Enrollment fee priority deadline for Fall 2018 (all payments received after May 1 will be processed as space remains available in those programs)

Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Recommended admissions completion deadline for international applicants requiring a student visa for the Fall 2018 semester

Sunday, July 1, 2018
Recommended deadline for Fall 2018 international applicants to complete enrollment process

Monday, October 1, 2018
Recommended deadline for Spring 2019 international applicants

Thursday, November 1, 2018
Admissions completion deadline for all Spring 2019 applicants for the Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship program; all application materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for scholarship. There is no scholarship application. Only scholarship recipients are notified.

Complete 2017-18 Timeline

2017

Sunday, October 1
Recommended admissions completion deadline for international applicants requiring a student visa for the Spring 2018 semester

Financial Aid first date for submitting 2017-2018 FAFSA application

Wednesday, November 1
Admissions completion deadline for all Spring 2018 applicants for the Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship program; all application materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for scholarship. There is no scholarship application. Only scholarship recipients are notified.  

Friday, December 1
Application completion deadline for early action for Fall 2018; materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for early action.

2018

Wednesday, January 3
Residence hall check-in for new students, Spring 2018

Thursday, January 4 - Friday, January 5
Orientation for new students, Spring 2018

Friday, January 5
Optimal filing date for submitting FAFSA forms for early decision for Fall 2018

Monday, January 8
Undergraduate and Graduate Spring 2018 classes begin

Monday, January 8 - Tuesday, January 16
Course adjustment period

Monday, January 15
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, College closed

Thursday, February 1
Admissions completion deadline for all Fall 2018 incoming freshmen applicants for the Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship program; all application materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for scholarship. There is no scholarship application. Only scholarship recipients are notified. 

Enrollment fee recommended deadline for applicants accepted on early action basis for Fall 2018.

Optimal filing deadline for new students to submit financial aid FAFSA forms to processor for 2018-2019 financial aid.

Thursday, February 15
Honors program application deadline (first-time freshmen only)

Thursday, March 1
Admissions completion deadline for all Fall 2018 incoming transfer applicants for the Silas H. Rhodes Scholarship program; all application materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for scholarship. There is no scholarship application.

Friday, March 9
Staff holiday, College closed

Tuesday, May 1
Due date for Summer 2018 tuition

Enrollment fee priority deadline for Fall 2018 (all payments received after May 1 will be processed as space remains available in those programs)

Recommended admissions completion deadline for international applicants requiring a student visa for the Fall 2018 semester

Monday, May 28
Memorial Day, College closed

Saturday, June 30
Financial Aid final deadline for submitting 2018-19 FAFSA application

Sunday, July 1
Recommended date that Fall 2018 international applicants complete enrollment process

Wednesday, August 1
Due date for Fall 2018 semester tuition; after this date, applicants must receive financial clearance from Student Accounts to register.

Monday, September 3
Labor Day Holiday, SVA Closed

Tuesday, September 4
Undergraduate and graduate Fall 2018 classes begin

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