Early Decision I - November 15
Early Decision II - January 15
Regular Decision - January 15
Required Documents for Admissions
A completed application file contains the following items:
- Completed Common Application*- Apply online
- Official high school transcript
- Teacher recommendation
- Counselor recommendation
- Senior mid-year grades (when available)
- Early Decision Form (only if applying for Early Decision admission)
- SAT I or ACT scores are not required, but may be submitted as self-reported or official scores, if you choose. (View our test optional policy for more information.)
*Please note that Gettysburg does not require you to complete the new Courses & Grades section of the Common App.
Can my high school submit information online?
Gettysburg accepts online submission of transcripts, secondary school reports, counselor recommendations and teacher recommendations through the Common Application online. We consider these official documents; there is no need to follow up with paper copies.
Please Note: Gettysburg College will be unable to accommodate auditing students for the Fall 2020 semester. A decision for the Spring 2021 semester will be made at a later date. We apologize for any inconvenience.
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