A student walking through Pratt Institute campusFall and Spring Application Deadlines and Timeline


High School Applicant (Freshman) Deadlines

Fall 2020 Early Action Deadline (non-binding): November 1, 2019.

Fall 2020 Regular decision deadline: April 8, 2020. Note that all required application materials, including portfolio if required, are due by the deadline, except high school transcripts, which may be sent up to two weeks after the application deadline.

Early action decisions are mailed by the end of December/beginning of January. Regular decision packets are mailed by April 1.

Fall 2020 Transfers: April 8, 2020. All required application materials are due by the application deadline.

Fall 2020 Associate's degree applicants
Priority deadlines: April 8, 2020 for high school applicants and transfer applicants. Although applications will continue to be accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year, we urge you to apply by the priority deadlines. Decisions are mailed on a rolling basis starting in March.


Application Deadlines
September 1 (international applicants).
October 1 (US citizens and permanent residents) Decisions mailed mid-late November.
Associate's degree applicants: October 1.  

Programs Open for Spring Entrance

High School Applicants: associate degrees, History of Art and Design, and Construction Management programs.
Transfers: all programs but architecture
Associate's: open to all high school and transfer applicants

Submission of Application and Supporting Documents

The online application should be submitted no later than the stated application deadline. All required documents including portfolio if required should be submitted by the deadline, however you have up to two weeks after the deadline to send high school transcripts. The application should be submitted first before the other documents in order to file your documents with your application, but if supplementary documents arrive first, they will be filed and then assembled when your application arrives. If your application is incomplete, we will contact you by email to let you know what is missing in enough time for you to submit the missing document(s). Please check your email and spam filter for communications from Pratt. You may also check your application status online through the application portal.

Undergraduate Application Requirements

Use the links below or the navigation bar on the left to view admissions and portfolio requirements.

High School Applicants 
Returning Students  
Visiting Students  
Undergraduate Portfolio Requirements