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Application Information

Important Codes

Remind your students to use Drexel's school codes when signing up for tests and completing the FAFSA.

  • ACT: 3556
  • College Board: 2194
  • FAFSA: 003256

Application Deadlines

Applicants may apply for Early Decision, Early Action, or Regular Decision. Learn more about Early Decision and Early Action. For the 2020–2021 academic year, a Winter Entry Program is also available.

Note: Applicants to the BA/BS+MD Early Assurance program may only apply for Early Action or Regular Decision and will be required to submit standardized test scores for consideration.

Early Decision

Deadline Documents Due
November 1 November 6 at 11:59 p.m. (ET) We recognize the challenges that many students are facing this year. In order to offer flexibility to students who are interested in Drexel but need more time to complete their applications, we are extending our Early Action and Early Decision deadline. If you have any concerns with being able to submit all components of your application by November 6, please reach out to your Admissions Representative to discuss your situation.

Applications and all supporting documents due; decisions released in mid-December.
November 15 CSS Profile due; required to be considered for institutional need-based financial aid. Read more about How to Apply for Aid.
January 15 Tuition deposit and housing deposit due for admitted early decision students.
February 15 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) priority submission deadline; required to be considered for federal or state need-based financial aid (domestic applicants only). Read more about How to Apply for Aid.

Early Action

Deadline Documents Due
November 1 November 6 at 11:59 p.m. (ET) We recognize the challenges that many students are facing this year. In order to offer flexibility to students who are interested in Drexel but need more time to complete their applications, we are extending our Early Action and Early Decision deadline. If you have any concerns with being able to submit all components of your application by November 6, please reach out to your Admissions Representative to discuss your situation.

Applications and all supporting documents due; decisions released in mid-December.

Applicants applying to the BA/BS + MD early assurance program must have all application documents submitted.
November 15 CSS Profile due; required to be considered for institutional need-based financial aid. Read more about How to Apply for Aid.
February 15 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) priority submission deadline; required to be considered for federal or state need-based financial aid (domestic applicants only). Read more about How to Apply for Aid.
May 1 Tuition deposit and housing deposit due for admitted students.

Regular Decision

Deadline Documents Due
November 1 Applicants applying to the BA/BS + MD early assurance program must have all application documents submitted.
January 15 Applications and all supporting documents due; decisions released by April 1.
February 15 CSS Profile due; required to be considered for institutional need-based financial aid.

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) priority submission deadline; required to be considered for federal or state need-based financial aid (domestic applicants only).

Read more about How to Apply for Aid.
May 1 Tuition deposit and housing deposit due for admitted students.

Gateway Program

Deadline Documents Due
July 15 Fall Entry International Gateway Application and all supporting materials due.
July 31 Tuition deposit and housing deposit due for fall start students.
November 1 Winter Entry International Gateway Application and all supporting materials due.
November 15 Tuition deposit and housing deposit due for winter start students.

Materials Submission

Submit Application supporting materials for your student electronically through:

Application Process

For detailed information on the application process, please visit the following links: