Apply to Davidson

Getting started is easy. Choose one of four ways to apply.

As a first-year or international student, you may use the Common Application, Coalition Application, Online Application, or Paper Application. Transfer applicants should use the Common Application. 

There is no application fee for non-U.S. citizens.

We consider a broad range of achievement, recognizing that excellence comes in many forms. Explore these pages to learn more about our admission policies, application checklistrequirements and important dates.

Common Application

Complete and submit the Common Application along with your $50 application fee. Complete and submit the Davidson Common Application Writing Supplement. Davidson requires submission of an online Peer Recommendation.

Coalition Application

Complete and submit the Coalition Application along with your $50 application fee. Davidson requires submission of an online Peer Recommendation.

Online Application

Complete and submit Part I of the Davidson Application. Mail the $50 application fee and the signature page (PDF).  Download, complete, and mail Part II (PDF) of the Davidson Application.

Paper Application

Download, complete, and mail Part I (PDF) and Part II (PDF) of the Davidson Application, along with your $50 application fee.