Regular Decision Notification Dates 2024

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The wait for college decisions is drawing to a close. As we enter the spring season, schools are releasing their regular decision notification dates for 2024.

With March now upon us, those all-important decision emails or letters from the institutions you've pinned your hopes on will grace your inbox. Below, we present the regular decisions for the class of 2028  at the top 50 national universities and liberal arts colleges.

While not all dates listed here are exact, this page will be updated with the official regular decision notification dates once schools make official announcements. So, stay tuned!

Regular Decision Notification Dates 2024 for the Top 50 National Universities

School Regular Decision Notification Date
Princeton University March 28
Massachusetts Institute of Technology March 14
Harvard University March 28
Stanford University March 29
Yale University March 28
University of Pennsylvania March 28
California Institute of Technology March 9
Duke University March 28
Brown University March 28
Johns Hopkins University March 20
Northwestern University March 27
Columbia University March 28, 7pm ET
Cornell University March 28
University of Chicago March 15
Rice University April 1
Dartmouth College March 28
Vanderbilt University March 27
University of Notre Dame March 15
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor March 29
Georgetown University April 1
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill March 31
Carnegie Mellon University April 1
Emory University April 1
University of Virginia April 1
Washington University in St. Louis April 1
University of Florida February 23
Georgia Institute of Technology March 1
New York University March 28, 4pm ET
University of Illinois - Urbana Champaign March 1
University of Wisconsin - Madison March 31
Boston College April 1
Tufts University April 1
Boston University March 23
Ohio State University February 16 and March 22
Purdue University March 31
Lehigh University March 25
University of Georgia March 15
University of Rochester April 1
Wake Forest University April 1
Case Western Reserve University March 16
Northeastern University April 1
William & Mary March 22
Brandeis University April 1
Villanova University April 1
Tulane University April 1
Pepperdine University April 1

Regular Decision Notification Dates 2024 for the Top 25 Liberal Arts Colleges

School Regular Decision Notification Date
Williams College March 22
Amherst College March 22
Pomona College March 15
Swarthmore College March 22
Wellesley College March 16
Bowdoin College March 22
Carleton College March 22
Barnard College March 27
Claremont McKenna March 22
Grinnell College March 29
Middlebury College March 16
Wesleyan University March 20
Davidson College March 23
Hamilton College March 27
Harvey Mudd College March 20
Smith College March 22
Vassar College March 26
Colgate University March 22
Haverford College March 16
Washington and Lee University March 22
Bates College March 16
Colby College March 22
University of Richmond March 15
College of the Holy Cross March 17
Macalester College March 17
Berea College Mid-April
Bryn Mawr College March 20
Bucknell University March 14
Lafayette College March 22
Colorado College Mid-March
Mount Holyoke College March 20
Franklin and Marshall College April 1
Occidental College April 1
Scripps College April 1
Skidmore College March 16
Denison University April 1
Kenyon College March 14
Pitzer College March 22
Trinity College March 21
Union College March 16 – March 30
DePauw University March 1
Dickinson College Late March
Whitman College April 1
Oberlin College April 1
Sewanee - the University of the South Early March
Soka University of America March 1 – March 15
Thomas Aquinas College Rolling Admissions

As regular decision notification dates for 2024 approach, brace yourself for the outcomes ahead. Your hard work during the application process positions you well for success. Whether you land at your dream school or face multiple enticing options, trust your decisions. Stay focused and poised as the important dates draw near. You've demonstrated your capability, so remain assured in your ability to navigate the next steps with confidence. Keep faith, you're more than capable of handling whatever comes your way!

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