lafayette College application deadlines and supplementary essay prompts

Fall 2015

First Year

  • Early Decision - 11/15/2014
  • Early Admission (juniors only) - 01/15/2015
  • Regular Decision - 01/15/2015
  • Early Decision II - 02/01/2015

Why Lafayette? (20-200 words)

  • There’s a difference between being busy and being engaged. Lafayette comes alive each day with the energy of students who are deeply engaged in their academic, co-curricular and extracurricular explorations. In response to the prompt below, keep it simple – choose one activity and add depth to our understanding of your involvement. 

    What do you do? Why do you do it? (20-200 words). 
    The response to this question is optional.