Admission Dates | Capital University, Columbus Ohio


Admission Dates

    Important Dates for High School Students Entering Capital in August 2018
    Ongoing  Apply to Capital*. Decisions letters are mailed weekly.
    November 11, 2017  Visit campus at Fall Open House
    Ongoing  Scholarship notifications are sent 
    October - March

     File the FAFSA and add Capital’s code 003023
     January 2017  Financial Aid awards are available 
     March 24,
     Visit campus at Spring Open House
     After University Acceptance Pay your enrollment deposit online** 
     June 15
     Housing Intention Form deadline***
     Summer orientation and class registration will occur on various weekdays and weekends in June. Visit the orientation page for details.
     July 1
     Health History, Immunization forms deadline
     July 30
     Housing assignments mailed
     Aug 16
     Welcome Weekend begins
     Aug 20
     Fall classes begin

    *Students are encouraged to apply as early as possible to allow enough time to process the admission, financial aid and other paperwork required before classes begin. Students who begin the process earlier will have a wider selection of courses to choose from when registering and will be housed in the order the deposits are received.

    **Deposits are refundable until May 1, 2018, for entering full-time high school students starting classes in Fall 2018. 

    *** Residence Life will accept housing intention forms after this date as long as housing is still available. Roommate requests are not guaranteed after this date.