Checklist and Deadlines

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SUMMER – FALL 2019

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COMPLETE PART ONE

Provide some important information about yourself so we can begin to build your relationship with St. Olaf. Your officer will contact you to introduce themselves, provide important information, and help you stay on top of deadlines.

FALL – WINTER 2019

COMPLETE PART TWO
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There are three options for continuing your application through the Common Application, the Coalition Application or by applying Early Decision.
St. Olaf does not charge an application fee!

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ACT or SAT test scores. You may self-report your test scores by:

  1. Emailing score reports or screenshots from you or your counselor
  2. Submit via your Common Application/Coalition Application
  3. Filling out this quick form

Reminder: we superscore the SAT and the ACT. We will superscore your ACT or SAT results by combining your highest subsection score from different test dates to create your composite score.

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Official high school transcript: this must be submitted directly from your high school. It can be sent online or as an attachment directly from your school to admissions@stolaf.edu.

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Teacher recommendation: One letter of recommendation from a teacher in a core academic subject: English, international language, history, social studies, mathematics, or the natural sciences. This letter may be submitted via the Common Application or Coalition Application, or emailed as an attachment directly from the recommender to admissions@stolaf.edu.

APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID
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Our financial aid process runs in parallel to our application process.
Merit scholarships are given based on your application.
For need based financial aid you will need to fill out the below forms:

  • CSS Profile
  • FAFSA
  • EGNYTE


NOVEMBER 15, 2019

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DEADLINE FOR EARLY DECISION I

If you know St. Olaf is your #1 choice you should apply early. We commit to a thorough review of your application and you commit that if you are offered admission and an affordable financial aid package, you will commit to enroll and withdraw other applications.

Early Decision Agreement


DECEMBER 15, 2019

EARLY DECISION 1 NOTIFICATIONS

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DEADLINE FOR FINE ARTS SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS
DEADLINE FOR MUSIC APPLICATIONS

Fine arts scholarships are awarded on the basis of the fine arts application, audition, interviews, or portfolio reviews by faculty members. Finalists are notified in late January and are invited to visit campus and audition in late February or early March.

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The Music Application consists of four parts: the online music application, uploaded video recordings, uploaded music resumé, and a teacher recommendation.

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JANUARY 8, 2020

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DEADLINE FOR EARLY DECISION 2


JANUARY 15, 2020

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DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS


FEBRUARY 1, 2020

EARLY DECISION 2 NOTIFICATION


MARCH 15, 2020

REGULAR DECISION NOTIFICATION


MAY 1, 2020

DECISION DEADLINE

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