Admissions Decisions

Springfield College reviews applications on a rolling basis, which means that we review applications as they become complete.

Enrollment Deadlines

First-year candidates

Springfield College accepts applications on a rolling admissions basis for all programs, with the exception of our limited enrollment programs. Limited enrollment programs include athletic training, physical therapy, physician assistant, and occupational therapy. Deadlines for these programs are listed below.

May 1

  • $200 non-refundable enrollment deposit due

Transfer applicants

Transfer applications will be accepted after the July 15 and Dec. 1 deadlines for all programs, with the exception of our limited enrollment programs. Limited enrollment programs include athletic training, physical therapy, physician assistant, and occupational therapy. Deadlines for these programs are listed below. 

The transfer deposit is due two weeks after receipt of the financial aid award.

July 15

  • Priority deadline for Fall enrollment.

December 1

  • Priority deadline for January enrollment.

Early Decision

Highly qualified students whose first choice is Springfield College may ask for an early decision. This program is available only to first-year candidates who meet the academic qualifications and the credential deadlines.

If you apply for early decision, and are accepted to Springfield College, and receive a favorable financial aid award (if qualified), we expect you to withdraw applications to all other institutions. If you are not admitted under early decision, your credentials will be kept and updated for a decision in the normal process. The timetable for early decision is as follows:
 

Early Decision

December 1

  • Application deadline

January 1

  • Credentials deadline

Early Decision II

January 15

  • Application deadline

February 1

  • Credentials deadline

Limited Enrollment Programs

Athletic Training

December 1

  • Application deadline for first-year and transfer students

January 15

  • Credentials deadline for first-year and transfer students

Physical Therapy

December 1

  • Application deadline for first-year students and transfer students.

January 15

  • Credentials deadline for first-year students and transfer students.

Physician Assistant and Occupational Therapy

January 15

  • Application deadline

February 1

  • Credentials deadline for first-year students and transfer students.