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Chapman University is what a college experience should be. A place to make your mark, to be seen and heard, and to experience something new every day with friends and professors by your side. With cutting-edge academics, a vibrant student life, hands-on internships, and a community that is supportive, creative and fun, Chapman knows how to make your college experience unforgettable. And it doesn’t hurt that we're located in sunny Southern California on a beautiful historic campus.

Apply to become a Chapman Panther!

Application Deadlines

(February - May)

October 15
First Year/Transfer

FALL 2017
(August - December)

November 1
First Year

Early Action (non-binding)
Film Production*
Pharmacy (priority)
BFA Screen Acting (priority)
BFA Theatre Performance (priority)

January 16 (EXTENDED) 
First Year

Regular Decision

February 15

*NOTE: There is no Early Action deadline for Film Production applicants even though they share the same deadline. Whether a Film Production applicant selects Early Action or Regular Decision is irrelevant as long as the Common Application and Creative Supplement are submitted by the November 1 deadline.

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Program Spotlight:

Pharmacy Freshman Early Assurance Program

Get a head start on your PharmD degree! Freshman accepted to this program will complete the School of Pharmacy 2-year course pre-requisites at Chapman and receive a conditional acceptance into the 3-year Doctor of Pharmacy Program.

Learn more about Pharmacy FEAP »