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Undergraduate Admission
The University accepts applicants who demonstrate intellectual ability and academic achievement. It also expects applicants to have the personal qualities which will enable them to enrich the community.

Undergraduate Application Deadlines
First-Year November 1, 2013
First-year regular decision: January 1, 2014
Transfer entering in August: March 1, 2014
Transfer entering in January (College of Arts & Sciences and Architectural History only): October 1, 2013
Transfer November 1, 2013 (for spring enrollment); March 1, 2014 (for fall enrollment)

Admission is highly competitive.

  • The (2013-14) entering class of 3,540 was drawn from 29,253 first-year applicants, and enrolled from 8,691 offers of admission.
  • Among first-year students, 92.5% of admitted students were in the top 10% of their high school class.

Graduate Admission
Graduate admissions are handled directly by the schools to which you are applying.

School of Architecture
Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Curry School of Education
Darden Graduate School of Business Administration
School of Engineering and Applied Science
School of Law
McIntire School of Commerce
School of Medicine
School of Nursing