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Spring and Fall 2022 Applicants
Fall 2021 Applicants

Apply by December 1 to receive:

  • A $50 application fee waiver – Giving you access to a nationally ranked education.
  • A $1,000 Annual FDU Grant – A total of $4,000 just for applying!
  • Maximum scholarship consideration – Ranging up to $25,000.
  • An accelerated your admissions decision – Read personally by our Admissions Team.

Application Deadlines

November 1 Early Decision (Binding)
December 1 Early Action (Non-binding)
January 31 Regular Decision


Application Requirements

  • Submit Your Application: FDU Application or Common Application
  • Applying Early Decision: Early Decision Applications (binding), along with all supplemental documents, will be accepted through November 1.
  • Submitting Test Scores: Standardized test scores are optional. An additional admissions assessment may be required for applicants to special programs.
  • Submitting Transcripts: High school transcripts, or equivalent, are required for admission and will be used to evaluate admission.