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Stetson University, a nationally ranked private liberal arts institution in the heart of Florida, offers students a premier academic experience in a socially conscious and innovative environment. Celebrating more than 140 years of educational excellence, Stetson takes students through a personalized learning journey designed to help them achieve their goals and graduate with hands-on experience to compete in an ever-changing world.

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First Year Application Information

The Stetson Promise - Graduate in 4 Years or Less

We accept both the Stetson Application and the Common Application. Our admission counselors are here to help you during each step of your admission process, so feel free to reach out with questions at [email protected].

  • NO application fee
  • NO new essay required (use a previously graded paper)
  • OPTIONAL submission of an SAT/ACT test
  • GUARANTEED on-campus housing for 3 years

Students auditioning for the School of Music have a separate application type and deadline. If you are interested in applying and completing an audition for the School of Music, please visit our School of Music Admissions webpage for more information.

Important Application Deadlines for Undergraduates

Application Type Application Deadline
Early Decision November 1, 2022
Early Action I November 1, 2022
Early Action II January 15, 2023
Regular Decision February 15, 2023

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Graduate Application Information

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Our application requirements vary by program and school. Depending on your degree of choice, you may need to submit test scores, letters of recommendation and resumes.

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Additonal Applications

Transfer Students

Enjoy an outstanding finish to your college career when you transfer to Stetson University.

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Internationals

Discover our top-ranked university in Central Florida with students from all over the world.

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Re-entry Students

Finish strong and resume the path to your Stetson University degree as a re-entry student.

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Non-degree Seeking

We provide many options in your efforts to go beyond. Learn about our non-degree programs!

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