Deadlines and Dates

Pay attention to dates and deadlines to ensure you don’t miss opportunities for scholarships and admission to competitive programs as well as other important dates for admission, financial aid, and enrollment.

To meet an application deadline, your application must be complete (all required materials received or postmarked by the deadline).

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First-Year Domestic Students

December 1

January 1

  • Spring Semester Application Deadline — Decision notification as soon as possible after application is complete. Confirm enrollment by January 10. 
    Note: Spring start is not an option for Nursing or programs in the College of Creative Arts 

January 10

  • Enrollment Confirmation Deadline, Spring Semester

January 15

  • Early Decision Enrollment Confirmation Deadline, Fall Semester

February 1

May 1

  • Enrollment Confirmation Deadline, Fall Semester — Deadline for Early Action and Regular Decision applicants

Definitions & Footnotes

  1. Binding - Accepted students are contractually obligated to withdraw applications from other institutions and confirm their Miami enrollment.
  2. Non-Binding - Accepted students are not contractually obligated to Miami.
  3. Priority Deadline - Consideration for scholarships and competitive programs will continue after priority deadlines if funding and/or space remain available.
  4. Firm Deadline - To be considered, students must meet the deadline.

First-Year International Students

December 1

  • Priority I International Application Deadline, Fall Semester — Application deadline to maximize consideration for merit scholarships and honors programs. Decision by January 15. 
  • Merit Scholarship Priority Deadline — Application deadline to maximize consideration for merit scholarships.
  • Presidential Fellows Program Firm Deadline — Supplemental application required.
  • Honors Programs Priority Deadline — Programs include Honors College and Prodesse Scholars; supplemental application required.

January 1

  • Spring Semester Application Deadline — Decision notification as soon as possible after the application is complete. Confirm enrollment by January 10. Note: Spring start is not an option for programs in the College of Creative Arts

January 10

  • Enrollment Confirmation Deadline, Spring Semester

February 1

May 1

  • Enrollment Confirmation Deadline, Fall Semester

Footnote

  1. Priority II Deadline - The application deadline for international students will be extended if space remains available.

Transfer Students

Transfer students should apply as early as possible but no later than posted deadlines.

December 1

  • Spring Semester Application Deadline — Decision notification as soon as possible, beginning in September. Confirm enrollment by January 15. Note: Spring start is not an option for programs in the College of Creative Arts
  • Transfer Scholarship Priority Deadline, Spring Semester — Application deadline to maximize consideration for transfer scholarships.
  • Honors College Deadline, Spring Semester — Supplemental application required

January 10

  • Enrollment Confirmation Deadline, Spring Semester

June 1

  • Fall Semester Application Deadline — Decision notification as soon as possible after application is complete.
  • Transfer Scholarship Priority Deadline, Fall Semester — Application deadline to maximize consideration for transfer scholarships.
  • Honors College Deadline, Fall Semester — Supplemental application required

July 10

  • Enrollment Confirmation Deadline, International Students

August 10

  • Enrollment Confirmation Deadline, Domestic Students