How To Apply

Nazareth College has three admissions deadlines:

Application deadline and notification dates:

 DeadlineFAFSA deadlineNotification
Early Decision I Nov. 15 Nov. 15 Begins Dec. 15
Early Decision II Jan. 10 Jan. 10 Begins Jan. 25
Regular Decision Feb. 1 Feb. 1 Begins March 1

Required Documents

Nazareth College requires the following of all applicants:

Auditions and Portfolio Review

  • Students applying to art (except art history), dance, music, and theatre/performance majors are required to submit a portfolio or to audition.
  • Even if you're not majoring in the visual or performing arts, you are encouraged to submit a portfolio or to audition to be considered for a scholarship.
  • Visual and Performing Arts portfolio/audition details.

After Applying

  1. You will get an email confirming you have submitted your application, sent to the email address you provided on your application.
  2. Use your Applicant Dashboard to take your next steps.
  3. Decisions are mailed starting on the dates listed above.
  4. If you need to make a change, please see the FAQs on this page.

We support our students' right to speak up for their beliefs. Applicants and admitted students: Participation in peaceful protests will not affect your admission decision in any way.

Apply Online

Complete the Common App »

Make sure all necessary information is completed, including all required signatures.


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Have Questions?

Contact the Admissions Office: or 800-462-3944