Find your place at Fairleigh Dickinson University

You’ll find the right people, programs, and opportunities to help you achieve your dreams right here at Fairleigh Dickinson University. Experience a personal, global and transformational education with an affordable tuition.

Apply to FDU and see why 95% of students say they made the right choice in coming to FDU!*

*95% of our newly enrolled students say they made the right choice in coming to FDU. 

Source: Kennedy & Company Education Strategies LLC. Fairleigh Dickinson University Survey of Admitted Students – Freshmen Results, September 2021.

FALL 2022 APPLICATION - Select An App!

Our Fall 2023 Undergraduate Applications will be live this August! Sign up to stay in the loop about our FDU applications updates, events and more!

Apply to receive these application benefits!

  • A $50 application fee waiver – Making applying quick and easy.
  • Maximum FDU scholarship consideration – Over and above other financial aid you may qualify for.
  • An accelerated admissions decision – Reviewed personally by your Admissions Counselor.
  • A $1,000 annually renewable FDU grant – For a total of four years when you enroll. (Available For Fall 2023 Applicants Only)

Application Deadlines

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

*After January 31: Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis provided space remains available.

Application Requirements

  • Test Scores: Standardized test scores are optional.*
  • Transcripts: Official high school transcripts are required.
  • Essays, Résumés and Recommendation Letters: These supplemental items are optional, but welcome.
  • Interview: Scheduling a one-to-one interview is optional, but welcome.
  • Deadlines: Please submit all supplemental items, along with your application, prior to your selected deadline.


*Test scores are required for the University’s undergraduate nursing program and a select number of accelerated programs. Please contact for additional information.

FALL 2022 APPLICATION - Select An App!
Contact Information
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Florham Campus
Metropolitan Campus