Information for Counselors

Georgetown’s Office of Undergraduate Admissions is pleased to work in partnership with school counselors throughout the year. We hope that the information provided below will help you assist your students throughout the application process. You will find important information about applying including our admissions and financial aid policies, timelines, high school preparation requirements, and the many resources and opportunities at Georgetown. If you have additional questions about the admissions process we encourage you to contact the admissions office directly at 202-687-3600.

Application Checklist and Deadlines

  • Georgetown Application
  • Application Supplement
  • Secondary School Report (including transcript)
  • Teacher's Recommendation
  • A Non-refundable Application Fee of $75.00 - payable in USD
  • Results of the College Board Scholastic Aptitude Test or the American College Testing Program examination sent directly from the testing service
  • Scores from College Board SAT Subject Tests sent directly from the testing service

All admitted first year students will then have until May 1 to submit their enrollment agreement and non-refundable deposit to reserve a place in the first year class.

The first year application is available in the early summer of each year. Early Action applicants should have all application materials postmarked by November 1, and will be notified by the admissions committee of their admissions decision by December 15. Regular Decision applicants should have all application materials postmarked by January 10 and will be notified by admissions committees of their admissions decision by April 1. Accepted students have until May 1 to mail their deposit.

Date or Deadline

Action

As soon as possible

Submit the Georgetown Application

November 1

Deadline for Early Action applications

December 15

Announcement of Early Action results

January 10

Deadline for Regular Decision applications

February 1

Deadline for financial aid forms: CSS Profile and FAFSA

April 1

Announcement of Regular Decision results

May 1

Reply date for all accepted first year students

For all important information about the application process, we recommend you to print out the Information for Candidates document.

Application Forms for School Counselors and Teachers

The following PDF documents must be completed and mailed to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions for each first year student applying from your high school. Without these forms, your student’s application cannot be reviewed.

  • Secondary School Report - Deadline to submit: November 1, 2014 for Early Action or January 10, 2015 for Regular Decision
  • Teacher's Report - Deadline to submit: November 1, 2014 for Early Action or January 10, 2015 for Regular Decision
  • Midyear School Report - Deadline to submit: February 10, 2015 for Early Action and Regular Decision

Exploring College Options Counselor Breakfasts

Each spring and fall, the Exploring College Options Group: Duke, Georgetown, Harvard, Penn and Stanford, hosts breakfast meetings for school counselors throughout the country. Please note that these meetings are open to high school counselors and counselors who work with students through community base organizations and not-for-profit educational outreach programs [certified as 501(c)(3)]. These meetings are not open to independent counselors. Please use the following link for more information about counselor breakfast meetings being held in your area:

www.exploringcollegeoptions.org/counselors