Checklist and Deadlines

Application Checklist

Part One

☐ Complete Part One

Part Two

☐ The Common Application or the Coalition Application

ACT or SAT test scores. We will accept self-reported test scores. Should you choose to enroll at St. Olaf, you will need to provide official test score reports from College Board, ACT, or on your official high school transcript. You will receive more information about submitting official test scores in May. You may self-report your test scores via emailed score reports or screenshots from you or your counselor; on your Common Application/Coalition Application; or by filling out this quick form.

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

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

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

Early Decision Agreement (only required for students applying Early Decision)

Additional Application Materials (not required)

Early Decision I November 15 December 15
Early Decision II January 8 February 1
Regular Decision January 15 March 15

*Includes: Admission Application, FAFSA, CSS PROFILE.
** Notification deadlines include financial aid award except for Regular decision which is April 1.