Deadlines & Decisions

Admissions deadlines and decision dates vary by program at Northeastern's D'Amore-McKim School of Business. Submit your application by the earliest date possible for priority consideration. Applications submitted after the appropriate deadline will be reviewed in the order received, assuming space is available in your program of interest.

Undergraduate Programs

For more information about transfer applications, FAFSA application dates and more, please visit the Undergraduate Admissions website.

MBA & Dual Degree Programs

We are currently considering applications for MBA & Dual Degree Programs

Fall 2023 Deadlines:

Application Deadlines: Nov. 9; Jan. 24; Mar. 21*; Apr. 20
Decision Notification: Jan. 19; Mar. 15; May 25; Jun. 15

Classes Begin in September

* March 21 deadline is the final deadline for international candidates who require an F-1 visa

2023 Deadlines:

Application Deadlines: Oct. 4; Nov. 9; Dec. 8;
Decision Notification: Rolling Basis

Classes Begin in January

Application Deadlines: Jan. 24; Mar. 21; Apr. 20; Jun. 1; Jun. 29
Decision Notification: Rolling Basis

Classes Begin in September

2022 Deadlines:

Fall 2022 Cohort
Application Deadlines: October 17, 2022
Decision Notification: October 21, 2022

Classes Begin October 24, 2022

Spring 1 2023 Cohort
Application Deadlines: December 12, 2022
Decision Notification: December 19, 2022

Classes Begin January 9, 2023

2023 Deadlines:

Spring 2 2023 Cohort
Application Deadlines: February 6, 2023
Decision Notification: February 13, 2023

Classes Begin February 27, 2023

Summer 1 2023 Cohort
Application Deadlines: April 17, 2023
Decision Notification: April 24, 2023

Classes Begin May 8, 2023

Summer 2 2023 Cohort
Application Deadlines: June 12, 2023
Decision Notification: June 19, 2023

Classes Begin July 3, 2023

Fall 1 2023 Cohort
Application Deadlines: August 14, 2023
Decision Notification: August 21, 2023

Classes Begin September 6, 2023

Fall 2 2023 Cohort
Application Deadlines: October 2, 2023
Decision Notification: October 9, 2023

Classes Begin October 23, 2023

2023 Deadlines:

Application Deadlines: Nov. 15*; Feb. 15; Apr. 1
Decision Notification: Dec. 15; Mar. 15; Rolling basis

Classes Begin end of May, early June

* November 15 deadline is the final deadline for international candidates who require an F-1 visa

Fall 2023 Deadlines:

Application Deadlines: Nov. 9; Jan. 24; Mar. 21*; Apr. 20
Decision Notification: Jan. 19; Mar. 15; May 25; Jun. 15

Classes Begin in September

* March 21 deadline is the final deadline for international candidates who require an F-1 visa

2023 Deadlines:

Application Deadlines: Jan. 24; Mar. 21; Apr. 20; Jun. 1; Jun. 29
Decision Notification: Rolling Basis

Classes Begin in September

2023 Deadlines:

Application Deadlines: Nov. 15*; Feb. 15; Apr. 1
Decision Notification: Dec. 15; Mar. 15; Rolling basis

Classes Begin end of May, early June

* November 15 deadline is the final deadline for international candidates who require an F-1 visa

School of Law 2023 application dates

Early decision
The School of Law offers a binding early decision (ED) program to students whose first choice is Northeastern. You must sign a form to confirm you intend to apply early decision and not early action, and if granted admission, will immediately withdraw all outstanding applications. When you apply early decision, you'll receive a decision by December 31. To be reviewed for early decision, your application must be received by December 1. The last LSAT accepted is in November. Once admitted, you'll be required to submit an enrollment deposit by January 15.

Early action
When you apply early action, you'll receive a decision by mid-February. To be reviewed for early action, your application must be received by December 1. The last LSAT accepted is in November.

Regular decision
When you complete your application by the March 1 regular decision deadline, you'll receive a decision by mid-April. You must take the LSAT no later than February. You're welcome to submit applications after March 1; however, applications received after the March 1 deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis throughout the spring and summer.

D'Amore-McKim application dates

Application Deadlines: Nov. 9; Jan. 24; Mar. 21*; Apr. 20
Decision Notification: Jan. 19; Mar. 15; May 25; Jun. 15

Classes Begin in September

* March 21 deadline is the final deadline for international candidates who require an F-1 visa

School of Law 2022 application dates

Early decision
The School of Law offers a binding early decision (ED) program to students whose first choice is Northeastern. You must sign a form to confirm you intend to apply early decision and not early action, and if granted admission, will immediately withdraw all outstanding applications. When you apply early decision, you'll receive a decision by December 31. To be reviewed for early decision, your application must be received by December 1. The last LSAT accepted is in November. Once admitted, you'll be required to submit an enrollment deposit by January 15.

Early action
When you apply early action, you'll receive a decision by mid-February. To be reviewed for early action, your application must be received by December 1. The last LSAT accepted is in November.

Regular decision
When you complete your application by the March 1 regular decision deadline, you'll receive a decision by mid-April. You must take the LSAT no later than February. You're welcome to submit applications after March 1; however, applications received after the March 1 deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis throughout the spring and summer.

D'Amore-McKim application dates

Application Deadlines: Nov. 5; Jan. 20; Mar. 15*; Apr. 20
Decision Notification: Jan. 10; Mar. 15; May 25; Jun. 15

Classes Begin in September

* March 15 deadline is the final deadline for international candidates who require an F-1 visa

Full-Time Master of Science Programs

2023 Deadlines:

Application Deadlines: Nov. 15*; Feb. 15; Apr. 1
Decision Notification: Dec. 15; Mar. 15; Rolling basis

Classes Begin end of May, early June

* November 15 deadline is the final deadline for international candidates who require an F-1 visa

Fall 2023 Deadlines:

Application Deadlines: Nov. 9; Jan. 24; Mar. 21*; Apr. 20
Decision Notification: Jan. 19; Mar. 15; May 25; Jun. 15

Classes Begin in September

* March 21 deadline is the final deadline for international candidates who require an F-1 visa

Fall 2023 Deadlines:

Application Deadlines: Nov. 9; Jan. 24; Mar. 21*; Apr. 20
Decision Notification: Jan. 19; Mar. 15; May 25; Jun. 15

Classes Begin in September

* March 21 deadline is the final deadline for international candidates who require an F-1 visa

Fall 2023 Deadlines:

Application Deadlines: Nov. 9; Jan. 24; Mar. 21*; Apr. 20
Decision Notification: Jan. 19; Mar. 15; May 25; Jun. 15

Classes Begin in September

* March 21 deadline is the final deadline for international candidates who require an F-1 visa

Fall 2023 Deadlines:

Application Deadlines: Nov. 9; Jan. 24; Mar. 21*; Apr. 20
Decision Notification: Jan. 19; Mar. 15; May 25; Jun. 15

Classes Begin in September

* March 21 deadline is the final deadline for international candidates who require an F-1 visa

Part-Time Master of Science Programs

2023 Deadlines:

Application Deadlines: Jan. 24; Mar. 21; Apr. 20; Jun. 1; Jun. 29
Decision Notification: Rolling Basis

Classes Begin in September

2023 Deadlines:

Application Deadlines: Jan. 24; Mar. 21; Apr. 20; Jun. 1; Jun. 29
Decision Notification: Rolling Basis

Classes Begin in September

2023 Deadlines:

Application Deadlines: Jan. 24; Mar. 21; Apr. 20; Jun. 1; Jun. 29
Decision Notification: Rolling Basis

Classes Begin in September

Online Master of Science Programs

Online Program Application Deadlines: Jan. 24; Mar. 21; Apr. 20; Jun. 1; Jun. 29
Decision Notification: Rolling Basis

Classes Begin in September

Graduate Certificates

The deadlines below apply to the following certificate programs:

Accounting and Financial Decision Making | Business Administration | Corporate Innovation | Corporate Renewal | Entrepreneurship | International Business | Leading People & Organizations | Marketing | Supply Chain Management

2023 Deadlines:

Application Deadlines: Oct. 4; Nov. 9*; Dec. 8
Decision Notification: Rolling Basis

Classes Begin in January

*Nov 9 deadline is the final deadline for international candidates who require an F-1 visa

Application Deadlines: Mar. 21; Apr. 20; Jun. 1*; Jun. 29
Decision Notification:
Rolling Basis

Classes Begin September

*June 1 deadline is the final deadline for international candidates who require an F-1 visa

The deadlines below apply to the following certificate programs:

Accounting and Financial Decision Making | Brand Management | Business Administration | Business Analytics | Business Management for Healthcare | Corporate Finance | Corporate Innovation | Corporate Renewal | Entrepreneurship | International Business | Investments | Leading People & Organizations | Marketing | Marketing Analytics | Mutual Fund Management | Supply Chain Management | Sustainability and Business

2023 Deadlines:

Application Deadline: Oct. 4; Nov. 9; Dec. 8
Decision Notification: Rolling Basis

Classes Begin in January

Application Deadlines: Mar. 21; Apr. 20; Jun. 1; Jun. 29
Decision Notification: Rolling Basis

Classes Begin in September

The deadlines below apply to the following certificate programs:

Business Administration

2023 Deadlines:

Application Deadline: Oct. 3
Decision Notification: Oct. 10

Classes Begin in October

Application Deadline: Dec. 12
Decision Notification: Dec. 19

Classes Begin in January

Application Deadline: Aug. 14
Decision Notification:
Aug. 21

Classes Begin in September