Admissions & Registration Deadlines

Failure to complete one or more of the requirements listed below by its deadline (“last day”) shown may delay your entry or reentry into Dallas International.

An application or acceptance to Dallas International is generally considered “good” for the original intended term of entry and the following two years. If you find you cannot begin classes at Dallas International before this period ends, please contact Dallas International Admissions to ask if a new application will need to be submitted. Financial Aid applications or awards expire, if unused, at the end of a term. A new Financial Aid application is required to request Financial Aid at each new term or each reentry to Dallas International.

For all students NEW to Dallas International

Requirement Last Day for Completion
 Apply Application and application fee Recommended: March 1 (for beginning studies in the May, Summer, or Fall term); September 1 (for beginning studies in the Spring term)
Financial Aid application May, Summer, and Fall terms: April 1
Spring term: October 1
Avoid a late application fee 6 business weeks before your first class begins:

May 2020: March 26

Summer 2020: April 27

Fall 2020: July 15

 Admissions All admission documents received in Admissions 4 business weeks before class begins:

May 2020: April 9

Summer 2020: May 11

Fall 2020: July 29

Admission Committee Decision 3 business weeks before class begins:

May 2020: April 17

Summer 2020: May 18

Fall 2020: August 5

All post-admission paperwork returned to Admissions Office Must be completed before registering for classes (See Registration below.)
 Registration  Advisor-approved, registered, and arrangements to pay completed. 1 business week before class begins:

Spring 2020: January 8

May 2020: May 1

Summer 2020: June 2

Fall 2020: August 19

For FORMER students RETURNING to Dallas International

 Requirement  Last Day to Meet Requirement
 Admission Email admissions stating intention to return  2 business weeks before class begins:

Spring 2020: December 18

May 2020: April 24

Summer 2020: May 26

Fall 2020: August 12

Confirmation form and updates  received in Admissions Office Must be completed before registering
 Registration  Advisor-approved, registered, and arrangements to pay completed. 1 business week before class begins:

Spring 2020: January 8

May 2020: May 1

Summer 2020: June 2

Fall 2020: August 19