APPLICATION DATES AND DEADLINES
FIRST-YEAR APPLICATION PLANS
Villanova University offers first-year applicants a choice of four application plans: Early Action, Early Decision I, Early Decision II and Regular Decision. Please see below for more details on each option along with pertinent dates and deadlines.
Important note: Applicants who are experiencing extenuating circumstances or whose home area is being impacted by a natural disaster, please know that we are understanding and flexible with our deadlines. You can request when you are able an extension to our deadlines by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone 610-519-5250 during business hours (9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST).
TRANSFER APPLICATION DEADLINES
- March 1: Fitzpatrick College of Nursing
- June 1: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Villanova School of Business and College of Engineering (Electrical Engineering only)
- November 1: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and College of Engineering (Electrical Engineering only)
- The Villanova School of Business and Fitzpatrick College of Nursing do not consider applications for Spring transfer.
OTHER IMPORTANT DEADLINES
Honors Program Consideration
Applicants interested in being considered for the Honors Program must submit a completed application for admission by November 15 and indicate this interest on the Villanova member section of the Common Application.
Students selected for the Honors Program will be notified by the end of January (Early Action and Early Decision I) or by the end of March (Early Decision II or Regular Decision).
Health Affiliation Programs
For students who feel an early certainty about their professional direction, Villanova offers the opportunity to apply simultaneously to the undergraduate degree program and the University of Pennsylvania Kornberg School of Dentistry or the Philadelphia College of Optometry.
Applicants must apply Early Action to Villanova University and submit their completed application by November 15.