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Important dates and deadlines


Take control of your future with a degree at NAU

NAU offers admission for most programs on a rolling basis. You can apply at any time. Get in touch with Admissions if you have questions regarding applications or about a specific program. Otherwise, start your application today!



Priority enrollment deadlines

Your $250 enrollment deposit secures your place in our incoming class and allows you to apply for on-campus housing. For fall term priority enrollment, the deposit is due by May 1, after which it is non-refundable. We recommend completing your application early in the spring term to ensure you meet the priority deadline. However, you can still apply and pay your enrollment deposit on any date, even after May 1.



Submitting your transcripts

Mail all final official transcripts by July 1 to:

Northern Arizona University
Undergraduate Admissions and Orientation
PO Box 4084
Flagstaff, AZ 86011-4084



More student resources

Different deadlines may apply based on your location, academic program, previous education, or military status.

Transfer student admission

You’re a transfer student if you meet one or both of our transfer student requirements:

  • You’ve enrolled at a college, university, or other school since graduating from high school.
  • You’ve earned at least 12 college credits.
As a transfer student, you’ll meet the same dates and deadlines as our other undergraduate students. Connect with us for more information.



Community college students, associate degree holders, and online students

Your Enrollment Management Coordinator (EMC) can assist with your application and the associated deadlines.

Non-degree-seeking students

Our application deadlines are the same for all undergraduate students—whether you are planning to earn a degree or not.

International students

Visit the Center for International Education (CIE) to learn more about priority deadlines for international students.

Veteran and military-connected students

Connect with Veteran and Military Services to learn about applying to NAU, explore your VA benefits, and more.

Important dates for graduate students

NAU graduate programs have varying application deadlines and requirements. Explore the Graduate College to learn more about your specific program.



International graduate student deadlines

Learn more about deadlines and requirements for international graduate students.



More student resources

Different deadlines may apply based on your location, academic program, previous education, or military status.

Transfer student admission

You’re a transfer student if you meet one or both of our transfer student requirements:

  • You’ve enrolled at a college, university, or other school since graduating from high school.
  • You’ve earned at least 12 college credits.
As a transfer student, you’ll meet the same dates and deadlines as our other undergraduate students. Connect with us for more information.



Community college students, associate degree holders, and online students

Your Enrollment Management Coordinator (EMC) can assist with your application and the associated deadlines.

Non-degree-seeking students

Our application deadlines are the same for all undergraduate students—whether you are planning to earn a degree or not.

International students

Visit the Center for International Education (CIE) to learn more about priority deadlines for international students.

Veteran and military-connected students

Connect with Veteran and Military Services to learn about applying to NAU, explore your VA benefits, and more.


Undergraduate application deadlines

Undergraduate academic calendar

Enrollment appointments have been assigned (In Person)
Enrollment appointments have been assigned (Online)