Procedures & Deadlines


Entry TermApplication Type and Deadline
 Early Action

Fall 2020   Dec. 2, 2019 March 2, 2020
Spring 2020   Not applicable Dec. 2, 2019
Summer 2020 I   Not applicable May 4, 2020
Summer 2020 II   Not applicable  June 15, 2020

Applying is as easy 1, 2, 3

Step 1:  Apply.  Complete your online application

Step 2:  Satisfy.  Nonrefundable $50 application fee or fee waiver. 

 Financial Hardship – If satisfying the application will cause a financial hardship for you and your family, completed the “financial hardship” section on the payment of page    of the application.

Step 3:  Send.  Official college transcript from EVERY college/university attended after high school graduation. If less than 24 transferrable credits, you may be required to submit your high school transcript and SAT/ACT score. 

If you're admitted, an official evaluation of your submitted transfer coursework will be completed and notification sent to you. 

Not required but beneficial

  • Essay or Personal statement (required for nursing majors)
  • Letters of recommendation

Admissions Options

Early Action Admission

Longwood offers Early Action Admission to freshman applicants entering the fall semester. 

To be considered for Honors, Nursing, and remaining academic majors, application and admission documents must be received and/or postmarked by December 3. The offer of admission is non-binding. Students not selected for Nursing will have the opportunity to be considered for regular admissions to the university with another academic major selection.  

Regular Admission 

Longwood offers Priority Admissions to freshmen and transfer applicants who apply by February 1 (fall) and November 1 (spring) for special admission and scholarship consideration. 

To be considered, applications must be received and/or postmarked by February 1 (fall) or November 1 (spring)