Admissions and Financial Aid
Here you'll find directions, deadlines, and scholarship information to help keep prospective Fisher freshmen on track.
Questions or concerns? Feel free to contact your admissions representative at any time!
Freshman Application Directions
An application is complete once the following have been received:
- Completed Common Application (free to apply online)
- Official high school transcript (including a list of senior year courses and grades available)
- Official SAT, ACT, or TOEFL scores (Note: Standardized test results must be sent from your high school via an official transcript or directly from the testing agency to be considered official.)
- Counselor/Teacher Recommendation [pdf]
- Personal statement, essay, or graded paper (min. 250 words)
- Additional letters of recommendation (optional)
- Additional information such as an activities résumé (optional)
Admission Application Deadlines
- Continuous: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis
- December 1: Early decision application deadline
- January 15:
- Deadline to be considered for merit-based scholarship
- Deadline to apply to the nursing major
- Priority deadline to submit FAFSA (School Code: 002821)
- Late February: Entering freshmen financial aid awards mailed
- May 1: Admissions deposit deadline
All freshman applicants are automatically considered for a merit scholarship, which ranges from $5,000 to $15,000 per year.
Not from around here? Take advantage of the Flower City Award, a $5,000 per year scholarship given to all out-of-state students!
Learn more about freshman scholarships!
Financial Aid: Did you know?
100% of incoming freshman students receive some form of financial aid!Learn More about Financial Aid