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Deferring Admission

Students who wish to defer need to re-apply for the term they wish to attend. The Office of Admissions cannot guarantee that students will be accepted for a future term. When reapplying, students should notify the Office of Admissions that they were accepted for a previous term. Performance in the senior year and what the student has done in the interim will be considered.

Occasionally students have medical or other personal situations that prevent them from attending. In some cases, the Office of Admissions is able to defer admission to a later term. Students must put their request in writing and address it to the Admissions Review Committee.

Please contact the Office of Admissions for further information.

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