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IMPORTANT ADMISSIONS DEADLINES

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Recommended deadline for Spring 2020 international applicants

Friday, November 1, 2019
Admissions completion deadline for all Spring 2020 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.

Sunday, December 1, 2019
Application completion deadline for early action for Fall 2020; materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for early action.

Saturday, February 1, 2020
Admissions completion deadline for all Fall 2020 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.

Saturday, February 15, 2020
Deadline to submit Honors Program application (first-time freshmen only)

Sunday, March 1, 2020
Admissions completion deadline for all Fall 2020 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. Only scholarship recipients are notified.

Friday, May 1, 2020
Enrollment fee priority deadline for Fall 2020 (all payments received after May 1 will be processed as space remains available in those programs)

Friday, May 1, 2020
Recommended admissions completion deadline for international applicants requiring a student visa for the Fall 2020 semester

Wednesday, July 1, 2020
Recommended deadline for Fall 2020 international applicants to complete enrollment process

Complete 2019-20 Timeline

2019

Tuesday, October 1
Recommended admissions completion deadline for international applicants requiring a student visa for the Spring 2020 semester

Financial Aid first date for submitting 2020-2021 FAFSA application

Friday, November 1
Admissions completion deadline for all Spring 2020 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.  

Sunday, December 1
Application completion deadline for early action for Fall 2020; materials must be postmarked by this date in order to be considered for early action.

Thursday, December 19 - Wednesday, January 1
Winter Recess; College closed

2020

Wednesday, January 8
Residence hall check-in for new students, Spring 2020

Thursday, January 9 - Friday, January 10
Orientation for new students, Spring 2020

Friday, January 10
Optimal filing date for submitting FAFSA forms for early action for Fall 2020

Monday, January 13
Undergraduate and Graduate Spring 2020 classes begin

Monday, January 13 - Tuesday, January 21
Course adjustment period

Monday, January 20
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, College closed

Friday, February 1
Admissions completion deadline for all Fall 2020 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 2020.

Optimal filing deadline for new students to submit financial aid FAFSA forms to processor for 2020-2021 financial aid.

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

Sunday, March 1
Admissions completion deadline for all Fall 2020 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. Only scholarship recipients are notified.

Friday, March 6
Staff holiday, College closed

Wednesday, May 1
Due date for Summer 2020 tuition

Enrollment fee priority deadline for Fall 2020 (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 2020 semester

Monday, May 25
Memorial Day, College closed

Tuesday, June 30
Financial Aid final deadline for submitting 2020-21 FAFSA application

Wednesday, July 1
Recommended date that Fall 2020 international applicants complete enrollment process

Saturday, August 1
Due date for Fall 2020 semester tuition; after this date, applicants must receive financial clearance from Student Accounts to register.

Monday, August 31 - Friday, September 4
Orientation for new students accepted for the Fall 2020 semester

Monday, September 7
Labor Day Holiday, SVA Closed

Tuesday, September 8
Undergraduate and Graduate Fall 2020 classes begin

A Day at SVA

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