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Admissions Deadlines

Freshman Applicants

Early Action Deadlines

Please note: Early Action Deadlines are non-binding.

Application Type Early Action Deadline Notification* Apply
Fall 2022 Admission December 1, 2021 December 23, 2021 The application will open in August
Fall 2022 School of Nursing December 1, 2021 January, 10, 2022 The application will open in August

*We will begin notifying freshman applicants of their official admission decision in October. Students who complete their application for admission by the Early Action Deadline of December 1, 2021 will be notified of their official admission decision by December 23, 2021. School of Nursing applicants who complete their application for admission by the Early Action Deadline of December 1, 2021 will be notified of their official admission decision by January, 10, 2022. College of the Arts applicants may not receive their decision by December 23rd based upon their audition or portfolio review status.

Preferred Deadlines

 

Application Type Preferred Deadline Apply
Fall 2022 Admission March 1, 2022 The application will open in August
Fall 2022 Scholarship Consideration March 1, 2022 The application will open in August
Fall 2022 School of Nursing January 15, 2022 The application will open in August
Spring 2022 Application December 15, 2021 The application will open in August

Freshman applicants may also apply through Common App.

For Scholarship Consideration, you must complete your application by March 1, 2022. Students interested in the School of Nursing will be notified of their official admission decision by April 1, 2022 (tentative).

Transfer Applicants

Application type Deadline Apply
Spring 2021 Admission Closed
Fall 2021 Admission August 1, 2021 Fall 2021 application

Transfer Application Day

Interested in transferring to Montclair State University this Fall 2021? Please join us on campus for our Transfer Application Day on Wednesday, July 21, 2021.

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Supporting documents, like official transcripts are highly encouraged to be submitted before the deadline to receive a decision quickly.

Students seeking readmission to the University

Application type Deadline Notification date Apply
Spring 2021 Admission Closed 2-4 weeks after
completion of application
Fall 2021 Admission June 30, 2021 2-4 weeks after
completion of application
Fall 2021 application
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Visiting Students

Visiting students may submit an application up to the last day of the course drop/add registration period (typically 10 days after the start of the semester). To ensure timely processing of the application, visiting students should complete and check your Spring/Fall 2021 application and application status well in advance of this period.