College Decision Notifications 2018

Wondering when you’re going to hear from colleges abut whether or not you’ve been accepted? We have some admission decision notification dates that will help! See below for a list of decision days by university.

  • Amherst College – First week of April
  • Bard College – End of March
  • Barnard College – Late March
  • Bates College – By April 1
  • Boston College – By April 1
  • Boston University – Late March to early April
  • Bowdoin College – Early April
  • Brandeis University – April 1
  • Brown University – March 28, 2018
  • Bryn Mawr College – TBD
  • Bucknell University – By April 1
  • California Institute of Technology – Mid-March
  • Carleton College – April 1
  • Carnegie Mellon University – No later than April 15
  • Case Western Reserve University – On or about March 20
  • Claremont McKenna College – April 1
  • Colby College – By April 1
  • Colgate University – March 17
  • College of William & Mary – By April 1
  • Columbia University – March 28, 2018
  • Cornell University – March 30, 2018
  • Dartmouth College – March 28, 2018
  • Davidson College – April 1
  • Drexel University – By April 1
  • Duke University – April 1
  • Emerson College – Beginning of April
  • Emory University – By April 1
  • George Washington University – By early April
  • Georgetown University – April 1
  • Georgia Institute of Technology – March 10, 2018
  • Goucher College – Mailed by April 1
  • Grinnell College – Late March
  • Hamilton College – Late March
  • Harvard University – March 28, 2018
  • Harvey Mudd College – Mailed on April 1
  • Haverford College – Early April
  • James Madison University – Early April
  • Johns Hopkins University – By April 1
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology – March 14, 2018 @ 6:28 pm
  • Middlebury College – March 24, 2018
  • New York University – April 1
  • Northeastern University – By April 1
  • Northwestern University – Late March
  • Pitzer College – April 1
  • Pomona College – By April 1
  • Princeton University – March 28, 2018 @ 7:00pm
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute – March 10, 2018
  • Rhode Island School of Design – Mailed between March 18th and 24th
  • Rice University – By April 1
  • Rochester Institute of Technology – Mailed by mid-MarchSarah Lawrence College – Late March through early April
  • Skidmore College – By April 1
  • Smith College – Late March
  • Southern Methodist University – March 31
  • Stanford University – April 1
  • Swarthmore College – March 16, 2018 @ 7:00pm
  • Syracuse University – Late March
  • Tufts University – By April 1
  • University of California-Berkeley – End of March – Exact decision dates are given to current applicants in confirmation emails and on the student application portal (coming soon)
  • University of California-Davis – Mid-March
  • University of California-Los Angeles – Mid-March
  • University of California-San Diego – By the End of March
  • University of Chicago – Late March
  • University of Georgia – Mid-March
  • University of Maryland-College Park – By April 1
  • University of Massachusetts-Amherst – Early March
  • University of Michigan – By mid-April
  • University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill – By the end of March
  • University of Notre Dame – Late March
  • University of Pennsylvania – March 28, 2018 @ 5:00pm
  • University of Richmond – April 1
  • University of Southern California – By April 1
  • University of Virginia – By April 1 (but they post them as decisions are made, so you might actually hear back sooner!)
  • Vanderbilt University – April 1
  • Vassar College – Late March
  • Villanova University – Late March
  • Wake Forest University – By April 1
  • Washington and Lee University – April 1
  • Washington University in St. Louis – Mailed April 1
  • Wellesley College – Late March
  • Wesleyan University – Late March (online notification email sent when decision is made)
  • Williams College – By April 1
  • Worcester Polytechnic University – April 1
  • Yale University – March 28, 2018 – April 1