How to Apply


  • October 1 - Earliest opportunity to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) - submit by February 1
  • November 15 – Early Action deadline
  • Late December - Early Action Decisions mailed
  • January 15 – Regular Decisions deadline
  • Early March – Regular Decisions mailed
  • May 1 - National Candidate’s Reply deposit deadline
  • September – Fall Quarter classes begin

For more detailed information please click here   

Transfer/Post Baccalaureate Students

  • October 1 – First day to file FAFSA - submit by February 1
  • December 1 – Nursing deadline for Fall Quarter (updated official transcripts must be sent to the Seattle University Undergraduate Admissions Office at the end of the fall term, if courses are in progress)
  • Late February - Early March interviews of selected candidates
  • Late March/Early April – BSN admissions decisions mailed
  • May 5 - BSN Candidate reply date and deposit due (postmarked by May 5 or submitted online)
  • September – Fall Quarter classes begin

For more detailed timeline please click here  


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Watch a video of a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Information Session for students applying for Fall 2018.