Attention 2017 Seniors! Important College Planning Deadlines!

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Priority Deadline November 1st - for admission (receive admission decision by January 31st), Admission to the University Honors Program, and most scholarships are given to students whose apps are complete by November 1st.

Regular Deadline December 15th (full consideration for admission, Honors Program-space available)

Financial Aid - FAFSA Priority deadline March 1st - strongly encouraged to complete soon after October 1st.  Financial aid award notices sent to admitted students in early February

University of Minnesota - Duluth
The deadline for scholarships awarded by UMD is December 1st.  Consideration for these scholarships is based on students application for admission.


The Common Application

Click here to see the list of colleges that use the Common Application and to create your student account.
The Common Application

The Common App will be active for the 2016 - 2017 college application process on August 1, 2016.  Students can create accounts right now, complete their essays, and that account will roll over for the 2016-17 application year. 


Students considering participating in Division I or Division II college athletics need to register with the NCAA Clearinghouse. See your counselor with questions and to help make sure you will meet the eligibility requirements. NCAA Clearinghouse

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