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Please Note:

We still have seats available for the Fall 2017 Engineering Officer Program.

The Fall 2017 Deck Officer Program is at capacity. We are working with prospective students and encourage them to complete an application, be placed in our Fall 2017 waitlist "pool" and also create a plan to re-apply for Fall 2018.

Fall 2018 applications will be available in July 2017.

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Application Deadlines for Fall 2018

Applications are open each July, 13 months prior to the start of the semester. After the February deadline, admission decisions will be given on a rolling basis, dependent on seats available.

Applications completed prior to: Will be notified on:
September 29 October 13
December 29 January 12
February 28 March 10

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