The Saga Continues with More Deadline Extensions

The Saga Continues with More Deadline Extensions

Last week we kept everyone informed with what we thought was a comprehensive list of admissions deadlines that had been extended, but the list continues to grow. In addition, some colleges are offering students alternative options by accepting the Universal College Application. Schools listed in green are new to this list.

deadline-extendedList of Delayed Application Deadlines (as of 10/28/13) 

November 4

Emory University (Emory College and Oxford College) – (Early Decision) (School materials can be submitted through November 11).

Yale University (Restrictive Early Action)

November 6

Wellesley College (Early Decision)


November 8

Barnard College (Early Decision)

Butler University (Early Action)

Brandeis University (Early Decision I and Spring)

College of William & Mary (Early Decision)

Columbia University (Early Decision)

Cornell University (Early Decision)

Dartmouth University (Early Decision)

Duke University (Early Decision)

Emerson College (Early Action)

Fordham University (Early Action)

Johns Hopkins University (Early Decision)

Lewis & Clark College (Early Decision)

Marist College (Early Decision)

Northwestern University (Early Decision)

New York University (Early Decision)

Pomona College (Early Decision)

Providence College (Early Action)

Purdue University (Early Action)

Rice University (Early Decision)

Southern Methodist University (Early Action and Early Decision 1)

Stonehill College (Early Action)

Texas Christian University (Early Action and Early Decision)

Tufts University (Early Decision)

University of Chicago (Early Action)

University of Denver (Early Action)

University of Miami (Early Action and Early Decision)

University of North Carolina Wilmington (Early Action)

Villanova University (Early Action)


November 11

George Washington University (Early Decision)

University of Vermont (Early Action)


November 15

Bentley University (Early Decision)

Boston University (Early Decision)

Fairfield University (Early Action)

Morehouse College (Early Action)

SUNY Buffalo (Early Decision)

SUNY Fredonia (Early Decision)


December 1

SUNY Geneseo (Early Decision)

Syracuse University (Early Decision)


Now accepting Universal College Application

Hampshire College


Trinity College


Washington University in St. Louis








Debbie Schwartz is former financial services executive and founder of Road2College and the Paying For College 101 Facebook group. She's dedicated to providing families with trustworthy information about college admissions and paying for college. With data, tools and access to experts she's helping families become educated consumers of higher ed.