Deadlines and Required Documents

Application Deadlines


Fall Semester: April 15
Spring Semester: November 1

* applications may still be submitted after the deadlines

First-Time Applicants to Gettysburg

For students who have not previously applied to Gettysburg (either as a first-year or transfer applicant).

  • Completed Common Application Form - Apply online
  • $60 application fee
  • Official SAT I or ACT scores. (View our test optional policy)
  • Final secondary school transcript
  • Official college transcript(s)- from all colleges attended
  • Mid-Semester Report
  • College Official's Report - from all colleges attended
  • Instructor Evaluation
  • Financial Aid PROFILE and FAFSA (if applying for financial aid)

Previous Applicants to Gettysburg

Students who have previously applied to Gettysburg College (either as a first-year or transfer applicant) and wish to reactivate their application must submit the following:

International Transfer Students

International transfer students must also submit the following documents to complete their application: