When Should I Apply?

Capital IDEA has three application periods a year. Use the application calendar below to help you plan when to apply.

APPLICATION CALENDAR

JAN | EARLY apply for summer semester (starts in May).
FEB | Apply for summer semester.
MAR | Apply for summer semester — recommended apply by date: March 31.
APR | LATE apply for summer semester. Your start date may get pushed back to fall semester (August).

MAY | EARLY apply for fall semester (start in August).
JUN | Apply for fall semester.
JUL | Apply for fall semester — recommended apply by date: July 31.
AUG | LATE apply for fall semester. Your start date may get pushed back to spring semester (January).

SEP | EARLY apply for spring semester (starts in January).
OCT | Apply for spring semester.
NOV | Apply for spring semester — recommended apply by date: November 30.
DEC | LATE apply for spring semester. Your start date may get pushed back to summer semester (May).