Applying to Assumption

Assumption University seeks students who will take full advantage of the extraordinary opportunities available to them. We look forward to reviewing your application.

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Important Dates

Application Deadlines:

Fall

  • Early Decision (binding) – November 15
  • Early Action I – November 15
  • Early Action II – December 15
  • Regular Decision – February 15

Spring

  • U.S. Applicants – December 15

Other Important Dates:

  • FAFSA becomes available – October 1 (Assumption’s Federal School Code is 002118)
  • Priority FAFSA filing deadline – March 1 (To expedite delivery of your financial aid offer letter, please submit your FAFSA by the same deadline as your application for admission. For example - if you're applying Early Action II, submit your FAFSA by December 15.)

  • Deposit deadline for Early Decision students – January 15
  • Deposit deadline for accepted students – May 1

Admission Decision Notification:

  • Early Decision (binding) – December 1
  • Early Action I – Mid-December
  • Early Action II – Late January
  • Regular Decision – Rolling Beginning of March

Financial Aid Offer Letter Notification:

Assumption will begin mailing out financial aid offer letters to accepted students, with a completed financial aid file, by the following dates:

  • Early Decision - Mid to late December 
  • Early Action I - Mid-January
  • Early Action II - Late February
  • Regular Decision - Late March/Early April

What You'll Need

All applicants to Assumption need to provide the following:

  • A completed Common Application
  • A personal statement or essay (part of the Common Application)

Preferred Courses


Questions?

Contact the admissions office at:

508-767-7285
admiss@assumption.edu


Important Dates

Application Deadlines:

  • Fall semester – July 1
  • Spring semester – December 15

What You'll Need


Transferring from Quinsigamond Community College?

Course Equivalencies

We have made it easy to determine the course equivalencies between the classes you have taken at Quinsigamond Community College and the courses at Assumption.  View course equivalencies.

Computer Science Articulation Agreement with Quinsigamond Community College

Assumption University and Quinsigamond Community College have a transfer articulation agreement for the Computer Science program. Students in QCC’s Computer Science Associate in Science Degree program will be able to seamlessly transfer into Assumption’s bachelor’s degree in computer science. View course equivalencies.

Cybersecurity Articulation Agreement with Quinsigamond Community College

Assumption University and Quinsigamond Community College have a transfer articulation agreement for the Cybersecurity program. Students in QCC’s Computer Systems Engineering Technology - Cybersecurity Option Associate Degree program will be able to seamlessly transfer into Assumption’s bachelor’s degree in cybersecurityView course equivalencies.

Environmental Science Articulation Agreement with Quinsigamond Community College

Assumption University and Quinsigamond Community College have a transfer articulation agreement for the Environmental Science program. Students in QCC’s Liberal Arts-Environmental Science Associate in Arts Degree program will be able to seamlessly transfer into Assumption’s bachelor’s degree in environmental science. View course equivalencies.


Questions?

Contact the admissions office at:

508-767-7285
admiss@assumption.edu


Important Dates

Application Deadlines:

Fall

  • Early Decision (binding) – November 15
    • Early Decision is a binding decision, meaning that you are only allowed to apply to Assumption Early Decision, and if accepted you must withdraw all other applications
  • Early Action I – November 15
  • Early Action II – December 15
  • Regular Decision – February 15

Spring

  • October 1

Other Important Dates:

  • Deposit deadline for Early Decision students – January 15
  • Deposit deadline for accepted students – May 1

Admission Decision Notification:

  • Early Decision (binding) – December 1
  • Early Action I – Mid-December
  • Early Action II – Late January
  • Regular Decision – Rolling Beginning of March

What You'll Need

All international applicants to Assumption need to provide the following:

  • A completed Common Application
  • English Proficiency Test: All students, regardless of citizenship, must demonstrate English language proficiency when applying to Assumption. If English is not your first language, you will need to submit official results from one of the following:
    • Recommend minimum scores:
      • TOEFL (code: 3009) – 80 (iBT), 550 (pBT)
      • IELTS – 6.5
      • Duolingo – 105
      • Pearson – 53
      • iTEP – 3.7
    • For prospective students applying for the 2021-22 academic year, Assumption will also consider results from the TOEFL iBT Special Home Edition and the IELTS Indicator.  

      Additionally, Assumption will consider interviews submitted through Initialview and Vericant as a supplemental form of English proficiency.

      English Proficiency Waiver Request

      Some students may qualify for an English Proficiency Waiver. If you believe you qualify for an English proficiency waiver, please submit the English Proficiency Waiver Request Form. Proficiency waiver requests must be received by the application deadline and must accompany a complete application. Assumption’s Admissions Committee may request additional documentation.

  • The Declaration of Finances & International Financial Aid Form

    • All international applicants must complete the Declaration of Finances at time of application as a required material to be considered for admission at Assumption University. You will be prompted to answer several questions regarding your finances and asked to submit supporting financial documents from your educational sponsor.

    • If you cannot obtain all necessary documents to complete this form by the deadline, please contact your admissions counselor to discuss further options.

    • The International Financial Aid Form portion of the form is optional and should only be completed by international students seeking additional support financially from Assumption. If you intend to apply for international financial aid, you must complete this form at the time of application submission. Please understand that this does not guarantee you will receive additional aid but is an additional option for our international applicants.

      • For students not intending to apply for need-based financial aid, you will only need to submit the Declaration of Finances form. 

Check out our International Student FAQs page on our website for answers to all of our most frequently asked questions about applying and enrolling as an international student at Assumption!


Questions?

Email us!

Shanell Cartagena Dopson, D.S.O | Director of Undergraduate Admission

Daniel MacElveen, D.S.O | Assistant Director of Admissions and Recruitment

Learn more about the resources available to international students at Assumption.