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

May 1
$200 nonrefundable enrollment deposit due

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 I

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 and transfer students
January 15
Credentials deadline for first-year and transfer students

Physician Assistant and Occupational Therapy

January 15
Application deadline for first-year and transfer students
February 1
Credentials deadline for first-year and transfer students

Physician assistant program applicants must apply as early decision I or II candidates. Students who are not admitted into the physician assistant program will not be held to the binding contract associated with our early decision application and are encouraged to explore other program options at the College. The physician assistant program is only open to first-year students. Transfer students are not eligible for the program.