Your application for admission to Houghton College is your chance to tell us all about your gifts, talents, passions, and aspirations–and we want get to know you.

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Houghton Application

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The Common Application

Select entry term at Common App website.

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Apply for Fall 2019 / Spring 2020

If you are applying for Fall 2019 or Spring 2020 entry, apply here.

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Application Dates and Deadlines

October 15, 2019 – Priority admission & Fee Waiver

December 15, 2019 – Priority I (first round of financial aid awards)

January 15, 2020 – Priority II (second round of financial aid awards)

March 1, 2020 – general admission/rolling

Online Degree Programs Application

Our fully online degree programs are designed with your flexibility and goals in mind.

Have questions?

Contact us at or 800.777.2556.

Documents can be mailed to:
Office of Admission, PO Box 128, Houghton, NY 14744