Hamilton College application deadlines and supplementary essay prompts

Fall 2015

First Year

  • Early Decision - 11/15/2014
  • Early Decision II - 01/01/2015
  • Regular Decision - 01/01/2015

Do you intend to submit an art supplement so that your special talent in art, music, dance and/or theater will be considered as part of the admission process to Hamilton?

While the primary criteria for admission to Hamilton are academic achievement, intellectual promise and community engagement, Hamilton also seeks to admit candidates who are a good fit with the programs and experiences offered by the College. Please take this opportunity to tell us about your interest in Hamilton and, particularly, why you believe it is a place where you can thrive. Be open. Be honest. Be brief. (250 word maximum).