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Office of Undergraduate Admissions

Are you looking for a college education that's as distinctive as you are?

Then you've come to the right place! Whether you begin your college journey knowing exactly what you'd like to do or you're looking to explore your possibilities, Champlain gives you what you need to be ready for work, ready for your life, and ready to make a difference in the world.

Early Decision Benefits

  • Find out fast: Get your admission decision months before Regular Decision applicants
  • Raise your odds: Compete against a smaller pool of applicants
  • Secure your spot: High-demand majors fill up fast. Apply by 11/15


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Application & Financial Aid Information


Apply For Fall 2024

There is no cost apply, and you can choose the option that's easiest for you: Apply through our Champlain College Application or The Common Application. Champlain's admission is test optional, so there's no need to submit SAT or ACT scores unless you want to. If Champlain is your first-choice school, we highly recommend applying through our Early Decision program—particularly for high-demand majors.

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Tuition & Financial Aid

Looking for tuition and cost of attendance? Have questions about the financial aid process at Champlain? Want to know what our Count-on-it Financial Aid Guarantee means to you? Visit the Office of Financial Aid section for answers and contact information.


Champ Chat Series

Winter Open House 2/17

Come visit Champlain College in Burlington, Vermont, for our Winter Open House and learn about the college application process and experience an environment where students find their passion, purpose, voice, and their home. The event takes place on Saturday, February 17, 2024.


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Financial Aid Overview Webinar on December 6

Join our Financial Aid staff for an informative session on financial aid and paying for college. We'll share an insider's perspective on what parents should know and ask about affordability and availability of aid.



Majors, Minors, & Concentrations

We've developed our career-focused degree program in collaboration with employers to ensure that you possess the knowledge, skills, and experience you need to excel in your chosen career.


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Application Deadlines

Application DatesDecision Release Dates*
Early Decision I November 15 Mid December
Early Decision II December 15 Mid January
Regular Decision January 15
Mid February
Transfer Priority Deadline: June 1 Rolling
Spring Enrollment**
Priority Deadline: October 1 Rolling

All deadlines are 11:59 PM (Eastern Standard Time)

File your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) when it becomes available to ensure that your financial aid award includes all of the institutional and federal aid you are eligible to receive.

Champlain's FAFSA code is 003684

*Decision release dates are contingent on receiving all requisite application materials by the stated deadlines, including transcripts and portfolios, if required.
**Certain majors are not eligible for Spring enrollment.

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Thanks for getting in touch. Download your Academic Book here. Please reach out anytime if you have any questions about Champlain; you can call or text us at (802) 625-0201 or email us at

Check out our list of majors, come visit our beautiful campus, and explore our blog, The View, for the latest news and updates.