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Students applying for first-year admission can use the Common Application at this link and the $35 application fee will be waived.

Undergraduate Admission deadlines and requirements

Hood College offers rolling admission. Admission decisions will be mailed within two weeks of receipt of your completed application file. The first round of admission decisions will be mailed October 1.

It is recommended that you apply prior to March 1; however, decisions will continue to be made after March 1 based on availability of space in the first-year class.

Student applying for admission to the nursing program should submit their application by Dec. 15. Decisions will be mailed on January 15.

Documents required to complete an application are as follows:

  • Application
  • Official high school transcript
  • Official SAT or ACT scores. Test scores are not required if applying "Test Optional".
  • One letter of recommendation from a teacher
  • One letter of recommendation from your college or guidance counselor
  • Essay

Please contact the Office of Admission at or call 301-696-3400 with any questions regarding the required documents.