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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 Student Application Information

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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].

  • OPTIONAL submission of an SAT/ACT/CLT test
  • NO application fee
  • 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, 2023
Early Action November 15, 2023
Rolling Admission Priority Deadline: January 15, 2024

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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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Additional Applications

Transfer Students

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

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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 grow. Learn about our non-degree programs!

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