Apply to Fisher
For all academic programs, St. John Fisher College welcomes undergraduate applications from incoming freshmen and transfer students alike.
First-year and transfer applications are accepted on a rolling basis. If you are a prospective freshman, you also have the option of applying through the College’s early decision program.
The Admissions Committee begins reviewing freshmen applications in late fall. Transfer applications are reviewed as they are received.
Freshman Application Process
For incoming freshmen, an application is considered complete once the following have been received:
- Completed Application (free to apply online); you may submit a Common Application or the Fisher Online Application
- 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 Recommendation/Teacher Recommendation
- Personal statement, essay, or graded paper (min. 250 words)
- Additional letters of recommendation (optional)
- Additional information such as an activities résumé (optional)
For information on freshman application deadlines and requirements, please see Freshman Admissions: Applying to Fisher
Transfer Application Process
Transfer applications–accepted for fall, spring, and summer semesters–are considered complete once we have received:
- Completed application and $30 application fee; apply online or fill out the Transfer Application
- Official transcripts from all previously attended institutions
- Official high school transcripts (if you have completed fewer than 24 credit hours at the college level)
For information on transfer application requirements, please see Transfer Admissions: Applying to Fisher.