How to Apply

Students may apply to Fisk University by utilizing one of the following applications below:

 Fisk University's Application Deadline (First Year, Transfer, Re-Admit Students):

  • Early Action -November 1st 
  • Early Action II -February 1st
  • Regular Decision -June 1st 
 Fisk University's Application Deadline (International Students):
  • Fall 2019 - April 1st 
  • Spring 2019 - October 1st 
 Fisk University's Application Deadline (Graduate Students):
  • Psychology - March 15th
  • Natural Sciences and Fisk-Vanderbilt Master's to Ph.D Bridge Program - April 15th

*We encourage students to apply during the Early Action or Early Action II decision process, as Regular Decision is limited to space availability, priority scholarship consideration occurs during the Early Action cycles. As a reminder, an incomplete application package will not be considered.

There are various student types that submit applications each year. They include the following categories below. Please click on the selection to review the admission requirements by student type:

  • First-Year Students
  • Transfer Students
  • International Students
  • Re-admits Students
  • Graduate Students

To assist with financing the Fisk education, students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA launches October 1st each year. To complete this application, please visit For more information regarding financial aid, please visit the Office of Student Financial Aid website at

Fisk Facts

Princeton Review places Fisk in the "Top 15% of America's Universities."