Congratulations on taking your first steps towards becoming a Panther. Education is much more than learning facts or doing well on a test. It's about growing into the person you truly want to be. A leader, an artist, an innovator, an advocate — your potential is limitless.
Priority Deadline for all spring applicants: October 15, 2015
Applications received after October 15 for the spring are reviewed on a rolling basis.
Applications received after the above dates are reviewed on a space available basis only.
Early Action (non-binding, First Year/Freshman only) Required deadline for Pharmacy, Film Production, Theatre Performance & Screen Acting applicants; within these programs, priority is given to first year applicants who apply by November 1, 2015
Regular Admission (First-Year/Freshman): Deadline extended to January 19, 2016
Regular Admission (Transfers): March 15, 2016
Application Checklists & Tips
For detailed application instructions, please view one of our application instruction PDFs below:
- Freshman Application Instructions
- Transfer Application Instructions
- Pharmacy Freshman Early Assurance Program Application Instructions
- Departmental Portfolio Instructions
Also, check out our Application Question Tips to see a preview of our Chapman University Questions in the Common App and a quick explanation of what we're looking for in each question.