International Freshman Admission Dates and Deadlines

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International applicants living outside the U.S. may apply up to one year prior to the desired term of entry. Additional time is usually required for submission of academic documents, evaluation, and immigration related matters.

  1. Summer/Fall 2024 Semester Start

    1. Application Opens

      August 1

      Summer/fall application opens.

    2. Priority Application Deadline

      November 1

      Priority application deadline for admission, including campus choice.

      If you do not apply by the priority deadline, you are not guaranteed the campus that you applied for. You will be considered on a space-available basis.

    3. Final Application Deadline

      March 1

      Submit your application by this date to be considered for summer or fall admission.

    4. Final Application Completion Deadline

      March 15

      Submit all required documents to USF by March 15 to be considered for summer/fall admission.

    5. Confirm Enrollment

      May 15

      Submit your $200 admission deposit or deposit waiver by this date to reserve your space in the summer or fall semester.