Dates and Deadlines

For Freshmen Students

Date Deadline
November 1, 2014

Early Action Admission Deadline for Fall 2015 and Presidential Scholarship consideration

Deadline for applicants for the Spring 2015 Semester

November 15, 2014 Deadline for Early Action Applicants to Apply for Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) Scholarships
November 22, 2014 Deadline for Early Action Applicants to Audition for Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) Scholarships
January 1, 2015

Regular Decision Application Deadline

First day to file the FAFSA. If you're applying for financial aid at CLU, this is the only form we require in order to award need-based aid.

January 15, 2015

Early Action Notification

Deadline for Regular Decision Applicants to Apply for Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) Scholarships

February 7, 2015 Deadline for Regular Decision Applicants to Audition for Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) Scholarships
March-April, 2015 Financial aid awards start going out to admitted students who filed the FAFSA. Awards are sent to the newly created Cal Lutheran email accounts of each admitted student.
March 1, 2015 Priority FAFSA deadline
March 2, 2015 Cal Grant deadline for California residents; Be sure to file the FAFSA and the GPA Verification Form
May 1, 2015 National Reply Date: all freshman applicants admitted for Fall 2015 should pay the $450 enrollment deposit to reserve their spot in the class. Students planning to live on campus should submit the housing application and deposit as soon as possible to guarantee their first choice residence hall.

For Transfer Students

Date Deadline
October 1, 2014 Spring Semester 2015 deadline
February 7, 2015 Deadline to Audition for Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) Scholarships
March 15, 2015 Priority application deadline for Fall 2015 semester enrollment
June 1, 2015 Regular application deadline for Fall 2015 semester enrollment
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