Deadlines and Other Important Dates
Prospective undergraduate students may apply to Duquesne University through Common App or our institutional application. Our institutional application is available beginning July 1 of each year, and Common App is available on August 1.
When to apply as a freshman
Early Action 1: Applications completed by November 1; admission and financial aid notifications sent by December 1.
Early Action 2: Applications completed by December 1; admission and financial aid notifications sent by January 15. (Applicants to the physician assistant program must apply by December 1).
Pro-tip: students who expect to earn advanced credit or want to present an improved or advanced profile should consider applying Early Action 2 or Regular Decision.
Regular Decision: Applications completed by January 15; admission and financial aid notifications will be sent on a rolling basis after January 15.
Rolling Admission: Admission and financial aid notifications are sent on a rolling basis after January 15 (based on available space).
Final day to confirm enrollment for 2022-23 academic year: May 1, 2022
Physician Assistant Studies applicants: Enrollment deposit due by the date indicated in your acceptance letter
Other Important Dates
FAFSA: Opens October 1, 2021. Duquesne's Federal School Code is 003258.