Important deadlines for Lesley University’s on-campus and low-residency programs.
Most Lesley University programs operate on a rolling admissions
basis, except for those noted below. Applications are accepted
throughout the year and admissions decisions are determined once all
materials are received and all other requirements are completed. All applicants are encouraged to submit their application materials early. Please check with admissions counselors for recommended submission dates.International Applicants: Applicants who are not U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents should submit complete application materials at least five months in advance of the start of the program. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for specific deadlines.
August 1 for Fall semesterDecember 1 for Spring semesterMay 1 for Summer semester*All education programs operate on a rolling basis and the deadlines above are suggested to provide the best amount of time for review prior to a start term. Applications will continue to be accepted after these dates.
May 1* for summer semester enrollment*Applications may be reviewed after this date on a space-available basis.
February 1 for Fall semester enrollment (campus-based)February 1 for Summer semester enrollment (low residency) *Applications may be reviewed after this date on a space-available basis.
MA in Counseling Psychology/MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (all specializations)
May 1* for Fall semester enrollment
November 1* for spring semester enrollment*Applications may be reviewed after this date on a space-available basis.
MA in Intercultural Relations
June 1 for fall semester enrollmentNovember 1 for spring semester enrollment
Suggested March 1* for June residency enrollment
Suggested September 1* for January residency enrollment*MFA Creative Writing applicants are encouraged to complete their
applications in advance of the deadline, as decisions are made on a
rolling basis beforehand, and on a space-available basis thereafter.
September 15 for January residency enrollment March 15 for June residency enrollment
May 1 for summer residency enrollment
November 1 for spring enrollment
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