Undergraduate Admissions
Transfer Admission


  • Application deadlines

    Getting to know you takes some time. We give every application thorough, individual attention. Applying early also helps ensure that you don’t miss any scholarship or other financial aid deadlines. To make sure that your application gets all the time and attention it deserves, before space fills up, be sure to meet the following application deadlines.

    Fall Quarter

    Freshman admission, Early Action: November 15
    Freshman, Regular Decision: January 15
    Transfer (except Nursing and Diagnostic Ultrasound): March 1 priority deadline for financial aid; August 15 final deadline.
    Transfer, Nursing: December 15
    Transfer, Diagnostic Ultrasound: February 1
    Readmits/Post-Baccalaureate, Nursing: December 15
    Readmits (except Nursing and Diagnostic Ultrasound): August 1

    International applicants do not have a separate deadline for fall quarter; they should submit documents according to whether they are applying for freshman or transfer admission.  

    Winter Quarter

    Freshman: November 1
    Transfer/Post-Baccalaureate: November 1
    International: September 1
    Readmit: November 1

    Spring Quarter

    Freshman: February 15
    Transfer: February 15
    International: December 1
    Readmit: January 1

    Summer Quarter

    Freshman: May 15
    Transfer: May 15
    International: February 1
    Readmit: May 1

    Confirmation Deposit Deadlines

    First-year students admitted and planning to attend Seattle University in fall quarter must have paid their confirmation deposit in one of the following three ways no later than Saturday, May 1.

    • On-line no later than end of day (before midnight) on May 1st, or
    • By mail with a postmark date on the envelope no later than May 1st, or
    • By payment in person on campus at the Admissions Office no later than May 1st during our regular business hours.

    Students can pay their deposit online by clicking here.