Admission

Calendar and Deadlines - International First-Year Applicants

The following deadlines are for first-year international student applicants.  To see transfer student deadlines, please visit the Calendar and Deadlines page for transfer applicants.

Application and Financial Aid Deadlines

11/1/14 (Early Decision)
CSS Financial Aid Profile must be received by the Office of Financial Aid for all Early Decision applicants.  (Amherst no longer requires international students to submit the International Student Financial Aid Application.)

11/1/14 (Early Decision)
Parents' and student's 2013 income tax return(s) and/or other documentation of income must be received at the Office of Financial Aid for all Early Decision financial aid applicants.

11/15/14 (Early Decision)
Early Decision applications must be through Common App by this date.

1/1/15
Regular Decision applications must be submitted through Common App by this date.

2/15/15
CSS Financial Aid Profile must be received by the Office of Financial Aid for all Regular Decision financial aid applicants.  (Amherst no longer requires international students to submit the International Student Financial Aid Application.)

3/10/15
Parents' and student's 2014 income tax return(s) and/or other documentation of income must be received by the Office of Financial Aid for all Regular Decision financial aid applicants.

Admission Calendar

12/01/14
Review of Early Decision applications begins.

12/15/14
Decision notices to Early Decision applicants sent electronically on or around this date.

3/1/15
Review of Regular Decision applications begins.

4/1/15
Decision notices to Regular Decision applicants sent electronically on or around this date.

4/6/15
Admitted Student Day Open House

4/11/15 - 4/13/15
Admitted Student Overnight Open House

5/1/15
Admission Response Form for students admitted through Regular Decision must be submitted to the Admission Office (received or postmarked).

 

Redesigned SAT
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