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    Early Action InformationThank you for your interest in Dean College. We look forward to helping you become a part the Bulldog community. The admissions staff is here to help throughout the process, so please don't hesitate to contact us.

    Please follow these steps to complete your application. It's as easy as 1-2-3!

    1. Complete the Account Creation Form (the information you enter will be pre-populated within the application for admission).
    2. After you create your account, you will proceed on to the online application.
    3. Complete the application. There are 3 pages. At the end of pages 1 & 2, click "Next" to continue the process. At the end of page 3, click "Submit" to complete the process. You may also save your application at any time and return later.

    Click Here if You're Ready to Begin

    After you have submitted your application, make sure you have your credentials (transcripts, test scores, recommendations) sent to the Office of Admission, located at 90 Main Street, Franklin, MA 02038.

    We look forward to reviewing your completed application. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Office of Admission at 508-541-1508.

    Application Requirements 

    • Application for Admission 
    • Personal Statement or Essay 
    • High School Transcript or GED 
    • College Transcript (if applicable) 
    • Standardized Test Scores (SAT/ACT) 
    • Letter of Recommendation

    Admissions Qualifications

    Applicants for admission should have completed the following high school curriculum*:

    4 years of English
    3 years of Math
    3 years of Science
    3 years of Social Science

    One year of foreign language study is also recommended*

    Application Deadlines

    Fall Semester
    December 1: Early action deadline
    March 15: Priority admissions deadline

    Rolling admissions after March 15

    Spring Semester
    December 1: Priority admissions deadline

    Rolling admissions after December 1

    How to Apply

    Dean offers a number of options to complete and submit an application. Be sure to indicate on your application that you wish to be considered under the Early Action plan.

    Use Dean's Online Application - It's Free!
    • Apply Using the Universal College Application - Dean is a member institution
    Download a Paper Application

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