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


High School Applicant (Freshman) Deadlines

Early Action Deadline (non-binding): November 1.

Regular decision deadline: extended to April 24 for writing, critical and visual studies, associates degree programs (Manhattan campus), construction management (Manhattan campus), and all programs at Pratt's extension campus, PrattMWP in Utica, New York. All other programs are closed for fall at the main Brooklyn campus. 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 one week 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.

Transfers: April 24. All required application materials are due by the application deadline.

Associate's degree applicants
Priority deadlines: April 24 for high school applicants and April 24 for 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.


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 one week after the deadline to send highs 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