Fall (August) Start
Applications for admission and financial are considered on a rolling basis as long as space remains available; early application is encouraged. Applicants typically hear a decision within 6-8 weeks of completing their application. All applicants will be considered for any merit scholarships for which they are eligible; no additional application is required.
Fall Submission & Notification Dates
|Applications complete by:||will be notified of their decision by:|
|October 1||November 15|
|December 1||January 15|
|February 1||March 15|
|April 1||May 15|
|June 1||July 15|
Other Key Dates
Available September 1 – Initial Application Form – The information you provide in the application form – demographics, family, education and activities – facilitates conversation with your admission counselor, and may be completed before paying the application fee. So you can start the application process early, up to a year before enrollment.
Available October 1 – The College Board PROFILE allows you to be considered for Simon's Rock aid, including many merit scholarships with amounts that vary on the basis of financial need. Complete the PROFILE at http://student.collegeboard.org/css-financial-aid-profile/. You'll need to pay a small fee and the directions can get arduous, but it's worth the effort. (If actual income and expense figures are not available, estimate as best you can.) Our code number is 3795.
Starting January 1 – The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) allows you to be considered for federal and state aid, including grants and low-interest student loans that generally offer more flexible repayment options than private loans. Apply online at www.fafsa.ed.gov (not fafsa.com). Our code number is 009645.
Spring (January) Start
Applications for January entry are considered throughout the fall. Few scholarships are available; however, eligible students will be considered for need-based financial aid.
November 1 - Application completion deadline.
December 15 - Admission decisions will be communicated on or before this date.