How to Apply

Fill out your Common Application and make sure to complete these important steps:


The application itself
Purdue-specific questions from the application
Self-reported high school grades
Self-reported ACT or SAT test scores
The application fee (or qualified fee waiver)

Your application is complete when all of the above items are received.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: The completed application should be submitted by the priority action deadline of November 1 for full consideration.

November 1 is the Early Action admission application deadline for beginning college students (future freshmen) applying for fall. It’s also the deadline to be considered for Purdue’s full range of scholarships and the Honors College. In addition, it’s the priority application deadline for the School of Nursing. Students who complete their application by the Early Action deadline will have a decision on January 15.

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