20 January 2021

Class of 2025 Early Decision and Early Action Notification Dates

Posted in Early Admission, Class of 2025

Update #58 (1/20)

student questionsHere's our updated list of early decision and early action notification dates for the Class of 2025.  As many of you know, schools often post results in advance of their "official" notification dates, so we've compiled the most recently updated dates for you here where available, as well as last year's notification dates for reference.   Bookmark this page, as we'll be updating it frequently over the next 30 days.

Good luck, seniors!


Class of 2025 Early Notification Dates

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InstitutionNotification Date
(Current Year)
CommentsNotification Date
(Last Year)
American University12/17 4pm ETOfficial (updated)12/17 4:30pm ET
Amherst College12/11 6:21pm ETOfficial (updated)12/11 6:21pm ET
Babson Collegeweek of 12/14Official (updated)12/17 late afternoon ET (ED1), 12/18 late afternoon ET(EA)
Barnard College12/14Official (updated)12/13 evening ET
Bates College12/12 12pm ETOfficial (updated)12/14 by 12pm ET
Boston College12/3 evening ETOfficial (updated)12/5 after 5:30pm ET
Boston University12/14Official (updated)12/11
Bowdoin College12/11 7pm ETOfficial (updated)12/13 7pm ET
Brandeis University12/10 evening ETOfficial (updated)12/12
Brown University12/17 2pm ETOfficial (updated)12/12 6pm ET
Bryn Mawr College12/17Official (updated)12/18
Bucknell University12/16 9pm ETOfficial (updated)12/18
California Institute of Technology12/12Official (updated)mid-December
Carleton College12/10 8pm CTOfficial (updated)12/15
Carnegie Mellon University12/12Official (updated)12/14 6am ET
Case Western Reserve University12/5 (ED1), 12/22 (EA1)Official (updated)12/19 8:30pm ET
Chapman University12/16 (ED1), 12/16 (EA1)Official (updated)12/13 after 5pm PT (ED/EA)
Claremont McKenna College12/15Official (updated)12/13
Colby College12/11Official (updated)12/13
Colgate University12/10 7:13pm ETOfficial (updated)12/13
College of William and Mary12/7 after 5pm ETOfficial (updated)12/6 evening ET
Colorado College12/11 (ED1), 12/16 (EA)Official (updated)12/12 4pm MT (ED1), 12/17 4pm MT (EA), 2/11 4pm MT (ED2)
Columbia University12/15 after 7pm ETOfficial (updated)12/12 after 7pm ET
Connecticut College12/11 evening ET (ED1), 2/12 evening ET (ED2)Official (updated)12/13
Cornell University12/17 7pm ETOfficial (updated)12/12 7pm ET
Dartmouth College12/16Official (updated)12/12 after 4pm ET
Davidson College12/15 9pm ETOfficial (updated)12/14 10am ET
Dickinson College12/10 3pm ETOfficial (updated)12/12
Duke University12/18 7pm ETOfficial (updated)12/12 7pm ET
Emerson College12/15 (ED1), 12/15 (EA1)Official (updated)12/13
Emory University (Emory)12/9 6pm ET (ED1)Official (updated)12/11 6pm ET
Emory University (Oxford)12/9 6pm ET (ED1)Official (updated)12/11 6pm ET
Fordham University12/15 afternoon ET (ED1), 12/15 afternoon ET (EA1)Official (updated)12/13
Franklin and Marshall12/15Official (updated)12/13 7pm ET
Furman University12/1 (ED1), 1/15 (EA1)Official11/26
George Mason University12/11Official (updated)12/12
George Washington University12/17Official (updated)late December
Georgetown University12/15Official (updated)mailed 12/12
Georgia Institute of Technology12/4 5pm ET (EA1), 1/23 12pm ET (EA2)Official (updated)1/18 10am ET
Grinnell College12/4Updated12/6
Hamilton College12/15 evening ETOfficial (updated)12/12 8pm ET
Harvard University12/17 7pm ETOfficial (updated)12/12 after 7pm ET
Harvey Mudd College12/11 6pm PTOfficial (updated)12/13 6pm PT
Haverford College12/11 7pm ETOfficial (updated)12/13 7pm ET
Johns Hopkins University12/11Official (updated)12/13 3pm ET
Kalamazoo College12/1 (ED1), 12/20 (EA1)Officialby 12/19
Kenyon College12/11Official (updated)12/13
Lafayette College12/14Official (updated)mailed 12/13
Lehigh University12/10Official (updated)12/18
Loyola Marymount University11/25 (ED1), 1/8 (EA)Official (updated)12/5 (ED), 12/18 (EA)
Macalester College12/6 (ED1), 12/20 (EA1)Officialby 12/15
Middlebury College12/12 after 8am ETOfficial (updated)12/7
Miami University - Oxford12/1 (ED1), 12/15 (EA1)Official12/1 (ED1), 12/15 (EA1)
MIT12/19 3:14pm ETOfficial (updated)12/14 12:14pm ET
Mount Holyoke College12/16Official (updated)1/1
New York University12/15 4pm ETOfficial (updated)12/12 by 5pm ET
North Carolina State1/30Official1/30
Northeastern University12/9 (ED1), 2/1 (EA1)Official (updated)12/11 (ED1)
Northwestern University12/18 3pm CTOfficial (updated)12/13
Oberlin College12/12 afternoon ETOfficial (updated)12/14
Occidental College12/11Official (updated)12/13 5pm PT
Pitzer College12/11Official (updated)12/13
Pomona College12/15 5pm PTOfficial (updated)12/6
Providence College12/1 (ED1), 12/18 7pm ET (EA1)Official (updated)12/17 evening ET
Purdue University1/15Official1/15
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute12/12 7pm ET (ED1), 1/30 (EA1)Official (updated)12/14
Rice University12/10 after 5pm CTOfficial (updated)12/12 after 5pm CT
Saint Michaels College12/7Official (updated)12/9
Santa Clara University12/15 (ED1, EA)Official (updated)12/11
Sarah Lawrence College12/12Official (updated)12/14
Scripps College12/15Official (updated)mid-December
Sewanee: The University of the South12/11 evening CT (ED), 1/20 7pm CT (EA)Official (updated)12/13 evening CT
Skidmore College12/16Official (updated)12/13
Smith College12/16Official (updated)mid-December
Southern Methodist University12/18Official (updated)12/3 7pm CT
Stanford University12/11 4pm PTOfficial (updated)12/6 4pm PT
Swarthmore College12/15 7pm ETOfficial (updated)12/12 7pm ET
Texas Christian University12/4 (ED1), 12/11 (EA1)Official (updated)by 1/1 (ED, EA)
Trinity College12/10 evening ETOfficial (updated)12/12 7pm ET
Tufts University12/15 7pm ETOfficial (updated)12/13 7pm ET
Tulane University11/18 3:30pm CT (ED), 12/17 3:30pm CT (EA), 1/19 3:3pm CT (ED2)Official (updated)12/19 3:30pm CT (EA)
Union College12/1 (ED1), 12/16 7pm ET (EA1)Official (updated)12/15 (ED1), 12/31 (EA1)
University of Chicago12/21 afternoon CTOfficial (updated)12/18 late afternoon CT
University of Georgia11/20Official (updated)11/22
University of Illinois - Urbana Champaignmid-FebruaryOfficial12/13 4pm CT
University of Massachusetts - Amherst12/10 (first batch)Official (updated)begins week of 12/9
University of Michigan - Ann Arborlate JanuaryOfficial12/19
University of Notre Dame12/16 6:42pm ETOfficial (updated)12/13 6:42pm ET
University of Pennsylvania12/16 7pm ETOfficial (updated)12/16 7pm ET
University of Richmond12/11 (ED1), 1/25 (EA1)Official (updated)12/6 (ED1)
University of Vermont12/17 5pm ETOfficial (updated)12/12
University of Virginia12/11 evening ET (ED), mid-February (EA)Official (updated)12/6 evening ET (ED), 1/31 (EA)
Vanderbilt University12/15 after 5pm CTOfficial (updated)12/13 after 5pm CT
Vassar College12/8 close of business ETOfficial (updated)12/9 close of business ET
Villanova University12/15 after 5pm ET, 1/29 evening ET (EA)Official (updated)12/12 after 5pm ET (ED), 1/15 (EA)
Virginia Polytechnic Institute12/11 (ED1), 2/28 (EA1)Official (updated)12/13 5pm ET (ED), 2/22 (EA)
Washington and Lee University12/16 8pm ETOfficial (updated)12/13 8pm ET
Washington University in St. Louis12/14Official (updated)12/12
Wellesley College12/12Official (updated)12/7 10am ET
Wesleyan University12/12Official (updated)12/14
Whitman Collegemid-DecemberOfficialmid-December
Willamette University12/11 (ED1), 12/11 (EA1)Official (updated)12/13
Williams College12/11 evening ETOfficial (updated)12/13
Worcester Polytechnic Institute12/14 5pm ET (ED1)(EA1)Official (updated)12/16 5pm ET
Yale University12/16 5pm ETOfficial (updated)12/16
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