Recruitment Resources


Annual Recruitment Cycle


August 1: Applications open

August-October: Begin college and departmental campaigns and events to push the November 1 Early Action application deadline

November 1: Early Action application deadline (to receive an early decision by mid-January and be given priority consideration for merit scholarships as well as Honors and Scholars)

Mid November-May 1: yield campaigns and events for admitted students (includes Departmental welcome letters, Open Houses, Calling campaigns, postcards)

November-January: Campaigns to push the February 1 Regular Application deadline

January-July: Campaigns and events for prospective High School juniors

February 1: Regular Application deadline

May 1: Deadline to pay acceptance fees

May-July: Campaigns to maintain communications with students who have paid fees to address “summer melt” (invitation to communicate with departments, push summer bridge programs)


Chairs letters, sign in sheets available here.


Arts and Humanities

Natural and Mathematical Sciences

Social and Behavioral Sciences