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.



Priority Access Application: We have extended our Priority Access deadline to March 1, 2021!

Apply by March 1, 2021, to ensure priority access to scholarships and other forms of financial aid. When you apply, you'll automatically be considered for scholarships. With priority access, once we have a completed application for admission, you'll receive academic scholarship details within two business days.

Physician Assistant Studies Program: December 1, 2020


Spirit of Community: April15, 2021, Apply now!

Enrollment Deposit

Final day to confirm enrollment for 2021-22 academic year: May 1, 2021

Physician Assistant Studies applicants: Enrollment deposit due by the date indicated in your acceptance letter

Decision Notifications

Rolling Admission: The majority of our programs operate on a rolling admission policy. You'll be notified of our decision quickly after completing your application.

Other Important Dates

FAFSA: Opens October 1, 2020. Duquesne's Federal School Code is 003258. 

Financial Aid notifications begin: December 1, 2020

Freshman Advisement Summer Transition (FAST) Program: July 13-16, 2021

New Student Move-in and Orientation: August 17-22, 2021

Transfer student? Read more about transfer deadlines
Looking for online program information? Learn more about the application process for online programs

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