How to Apply

Information for applicants impacted by recent extreme weather events and natural disasters.

If ​you are having difficulty meeting Champlain application deadlines,​ ​please contact Chris Perlongo, Director of Admissions via ​text/phone at (802) 267-3270 or at cperlongo@champlain.edu.

We are here to support you during these tragic events.

Finding and pursuing your passion at Champlain will take you further than you ever imagined you could go, but it's not a journey you take alone: Our close-knit community of educators, administrators and fellow students will support you every step of the way.

Understanding Portfolio Requirements

Five of our majors in the Division of Communication & Creative Media have required portfolio reviews. For specific details and instructions, see the Admissions Portfolio Requirements section.

Application Deadlines

Admissions Program

Application
Due Dates

Nonrefundable Deposit*
Due Dates

Early Decision: First-year only

Nov. 15

Within 3 weeks of admit date

Regular Decision: First-year

Jan. 15

May 1

Regular Decision: Transfer

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Spring Enrollment**

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Application due dates assume completed applications including all required documentation. All deadlines are 11:59 PM (Eastern Standard Time).
*Housing Deposit Dates: Admitted students interested in residing in one of Champlain's residence halls should submit their nonrefundable housing deposit along with the tuition deposit.
**Certain majors are not eligible for Spring enrollment.