10 December 2018

Class of 2023 Early Decision and Early Action Notification Dates

Posted in Early Admission, Class of 2023

UPDATE #16 (12/10)

student questionsHere's our updated list of early decision and early action dates for the Class of 2023.  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.   

Good luck, seniors!


Class of 2023 Early Notification Dates

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InstitutionNotification Date
(Current Year)
CommentsNotification Date
(Last Year)
American University12/31Officialmailed 12/15
Amherst College12/7Official (updated)12/8 late in the day ET
Babson Collegemid-December (ED1,EA)Official12/12 4pm ET (ED)
Barnard College12/12 evening etOfficial (updated)12/12 evening ET
Bates College12/20Officialby 12/20
Boston Collegeby 12/20Official12/14 after 5:30pm ET
Boston University12/15Official12/11
Bowdoin Collegemid-DecemberOfficial12/15 7pm ET
Brown Universitymid-DecemberOfficial12/14/6pm ET
Bucknell Universitymid-DecemberOfficial12/13
California Institute of Technology12/8Official (updated)12/9
Carleton College12/15Official12/13 8pm CT
Carnegie Mellon University12/15Official12/10 early AM ET
Case Western Reserve University12/17 (ED1,EA)Official12/19 8pm ET (ED1/EA)
Claremont McKenna College12/14 shortly after 5pm PTOfficial (updated)12/15 after 5pm PT
Colby Collegeby 12/15Official12/15
Colgate Universityevening 12/13Official (updated)12/13 evening ET
College of William and Mary12/7Official (updated)12/6
Colorado College12/15 4pm MST (ED1), 12/20 4pm MST (EA)Official12/15 4pm MT (ED), 12/20 4pm MT (EA)
Columbia University12/13 after 7pm ETOfficial (updated)12/14 after 7pm ET
Connecticut Collegemid-DecemberOfficial12/15 7pm ET
Cornell University12/10 7pm ETOfficial (updated)12/11
Dartmouth Collegemid-DecemberOfficial12/14 4pm ET
Davidson College12/15 10am ETOfficial (updated)12/15 8pm ET
Dickinson College12/15 (ED1), 2/15 (EA)Official12/12
Duke University12/15Official12/14 7pm ET
Emerson Collegemid-DecemberOfficial12/16 (EA)
Emory University (Emory)12/12 6pm ETOfficial (updated)12/14 6pm ET
Emory University (Oxford)12/12 6pm ETOfficial (updated)12/14 6pm ET
Franklin and Marshallby 12/15Officialmailed 12/13
George Mason University12/15Official12/15
George Washington Universitylate DecemberOfficial12/14
Georgetown Universitymailed 12/13Official (updated)mailed 12/13
Georgia Institute of Technology1/12Official1/13 12pm ET
Grinnell College12/7 5pm CTOfficial (updated)12/8 5:30pm CT
Hamilton Collegeby 12/15Official12/14 8pm ET
Harvard University12/13 after 7pm ETOfficial (updated)12/12 after 7pm ET
Harvey Mudd College12/15Official12/15
Haverford College12/15Official12/13 7pm ET
Johns Hopkins Universityby 12/15Official12/15 3pm ET
Kalamazoo College12/1 (ED1), 12/20 (EA)Official12/20
Kenyon Collegemailed mid-DecemberOfficial12/15 6pm ET
Lafayette Collegeby 12/15Official12/15
Lehigh Universitymid-DecemberOfficial12/14
Loyola Marymount University12/6Official (updated)12/14
Macalester College12/10Official (updated)12/10
Middlebury College12/8 8am ETOfficial12/9 8am ET
Miami University - Oxford11/30 (ED1), 12/15 (EA1)Official (updated)43084
MIT12/15 12:15pm ETOfficial (updated)12/14 6:28pm ET
Mount Holyoke College1/1Official12/14
New York University12/15Official12/15 5pm ET
North Carolina State1/30Official1/30
Northeastern University12/5 (ED1), 2/15 (EA)Official (updated)12/7 pm ET
Northwestern Universitymid-DecemberOfficial12/14
Occidental Collegemid-DecemberOfficial12/15 6pm PT
Pitzer College12/18Official12/15 5pm ET
Pomona Collegeby 12/15Official12/8
Princeton University12/12 after 7pm etOfficial (updated)12/13 after 3pm ET
Purdue University1/15Official1/15 5pm ET
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute12/15Official12/16
Rice Universitymid-DecemberOfficial12/14
Saint Anselmby 1/1 (ED1), by 1/15 (EA1)Officialmailed by 1/15
Saint Michael's College12/10
Sarah Lawrence Collegelate December (ED1,EA)Officialmailed 12/12
Scripps Collegemid-DecemberOfficial12/15
Sewanee: The University of the South12/14 pm ETOfficial (updated)
Smith Collegemid-DecemberOfficial12/14 5pm ET
Southern Methodist University12/4 7pm CT (ED), mid-December (EA)Official (updated)12/15 7pm CT
Stanford University12/7 4pm PTOfficial (updated)12/8 4pm PT
Swarthmore Collegemid-DecemberOfficial12/8 7pm ET
Texas Christian University11/30 (ED1), by 1/1 (EA)Official (updated)12/1
Trinity Collegemid-DecemberOfficial12/14 7pm ET
Tufts Universitymid-DecemberOfficial12/15 afternoon ET
Tulane Universitymailed 11/16 (ED1), online 12/20 3:30pm CT (EA)Official (updated)mailed 11/27 (EDI), 12/17 (EA)
Union Collegeby 12/15Official12/12 evening ET (EDI)
University of Chicago12/17 late afternoon CT (ED,EA)Official (updated)12/18 late afternoon CT
University of Georgia11/16Official (updated)11/17
University of Illinois - Urbana Champaign12/14Official12/15 4pm CT
University of Maryland - College Parkby 2/1Official12/18
University of Massachusetts - Amherstmid-DecemberOfficialcommences mid-December, rolls through mid-January
University of Michigan - Ann Arborby 12/24Official12/20
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hillby end of JanuaryOfficialby 1/31
University of Notre Damemid-DecemberOfficial12/14
University of Pennsylvania12/13 7pm ETOfficial (updated)12/13 7pm ET
University of Richmondmailed 12/7 (ED1), 1/25 (EA)Official (updated)mailed 12/15 (EDI), 1/20 (EA)
University of Texas - Austinstarts 12/7 after 5pm CTOfficial (updated)
University of Vermont12/13Official12/14 5pm ET
University of Virginiaend of JanuaryOfficial (updated)1/25 evening ET
Vanderbilt Universitymid-DecemberOfficial12/14 after 5:30pm CT
Vassar Collegemid-DecemberOfficial12/11 close of business
Villanova Universityby 12/20 (ED1), 1/15 (EA)Official12/15
Virginia Polytechnic Institute12/15 (ED), 2/22 (EA)Official12/12 after 6pm ET
Washington and Lee Universitylate DecemberOfficial12/15 8pm ET
Washington University at St. Louisby 12/15Official12/14
Wellesley College12/6 pm ETOfficial (updated)12/7 evening
Wesleyan University12/8 3pm ETOfficial (updated)12/13
Whitman Collegemid-DecemberOfficialmid-December
Williams College12/7Official (updated)12/8 evening
Worcester Polytechnic Institute12/20Official (updated)12/18 5pm ET
Yale Universitymid-DecemberOfficial12/14 evening ET