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Application Guide

Requirements & Deadlines

Explore the application requirements and deadlines for first-year students.


  • A completed application for admission Apply Now
  • A personal statement
  • An official high school transcript
  • A secondary high school report form and counselor recommendation Access Form
  • Selection of Test Score Waived Option (TSWO) OR official SAT/ACT scores (TSWO is not appropriate for applicants seeking Honors Program or 3/2 Accelerated Management Program consideration.) Learn More
  • A financial aid application (if you intend on applying for need-based financial aid)
  • An Early Decision Agreement Form (if you are applying for Early Decision) Access Form


Early Decision: Rounds I & II

For students who know Rollins is a top choice, Early Decision is a great option. Early Decision helps erase the stress of the college selection process, as you’ll be done before the winter break. It is binding, which means that if you are admitted under Early Decision you are expected to withdraw all other college applications and enroll at Rollins. Advantages of Early Decision include:

  • Priority consideration for admission and academic scholarships
  • Early financial aid award for financial aid applicants
  • Top three choice honored for First Year Seminar course
  • First semester course registration completed by faculty before Regular Decision students

Round I

  • Deadline: November 15
  • Notification Date: December 15
  • Enrollment Deposit Due: January 15

Round II

  • Deadline: January 5
  • Notification Date: February 1
  • Enrollment Deposit Due: March 1

Regular Decision

The final admission application deadline. Applications received after this date are considered on a space-available basis.

  • Priority Scholarship Deadline: November 15
  • Deadline: February 1
  • Notification Date: April 1
  • Enrollment Deposit Date: May 1


Applicants who wish to be considered for the Alfond scholarship must submit a completed application by November 1 for consideration.