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Denison does provide off campus interviews. By providing the information on this form, it will help us to serve you more accurately.

Submit Application Part I of the Denison Application online or by mail. Part I is a simple one-page form that will allow us to begin your application file. There is no fee required with Part I. International students are not required to submit Part I.

Submit the Common Application along with the Denison Supplement (Part III). The Supplement can be found on the Common Application website once you have added Denison to your list of schools. If you complete the Common Application online, we will waive the $40 application fee. If you prefer to send in a hard copy, you will need to visit Common Application Forms to print off the application. Please include a $40 application fee with the hard copy and mail it to: Denison University, Admissions Office, P.O. Box 740, Granville, Ohio 43023.

Admission to Denison is based on a holistic review of your application. Additional materials that you voluntarily include will only enhance the overall picture we see of you. We focus primarily on your academic history, but appreciate the insight into your personal high school experience that supplemental information can provide. We ask that you please include the Common Application Fine Arts Supplement form as a cover page along with your supplement.

At Denison University we respect your privacy. Any information you provide to us will be used solely for admissions purposes. Denison University will strive to protect your privacy. If you are concerned about privacy and confidentiality, you may call Mollie Rodenbeck in the Admissions Office at 740-587-6276.

The quality of your academic performance, the rigor of courses selected and your grade-point average are the most important factors considered by the Admissions Committee. Submission of the results of the SAT I or the ACT is optional. Students who elect not to submit either an ACT or SAT are strongly encouraged to interview either on campus or with an area alumni representative.

Choosing a college or university is different from other decisions you will make. The school you choose will leave its mark on you, telling people something about you before you are even introduced. Your college or university will admit you to a particular company of alumni, present you with a particular range of options and opportunities, and open a particular set of doors for your future.

At Denison, champions achieve in labs and classrooms as well as in stadiums. To us, a champion’s words are just as powerful as a game-winning goal or a bone-crushing tackle. Scholars, athletes, teachers, coaches, entrepreneurs, doctors, lawyers, politicians, scientists, activists—all can be champions, and at Denison, they are.

Graduation From College. You’ve been thinking of it since your first day of school. Would it surprise you to know that Denison has, too? Whether you’re considering graduate school (as more than half of all Denison graduates eventually do) or plan to go directly into your chosen field, Denison has resources to help you succeed.

High School Seniors interested in Denison University recommended by a counselor for consideration for the Air Denison Program.

What’s your perspective? We want to know. Where did you come from? What do you like? What’s the one thing you wish you could tell the whole world? At Denison, we celebrate your perspective on life. It’s something you have that no one else does.

The Denison Alumni Recruiting Teams is an organization of concerned alumni who contribute their knowledge of the University and enthusiasm for the education they received at Denison to prospective students, parents, secondary school administrators, and guidance counselors.

Founded in 1831, Denison University has a reputation for challenging academics. However, energetic, discussion-oriented classes and dedicated faculty are just part of what distinguishes Denison’s programs. Take a closer look and you’ll discover that Denison combines outstanding classroom experiences with opportunities to test knowledge in the real world.

As an intellectual community, Denison’s vitality lies in inquiry and exploration—in consistently seeking out new understandings and points of view. Therefore, we see not just the value but the necessity of fostering a community of diverse individuals: students, faculty and staff of varying backgrounds, religions, ethnicities, abilities and worldviews who all recognize the importance of sharing their unique insights and ideas. Every voice speaks to a new perspective, so every voice matters.

Denison’s Early Decision Plans give you the opportunity to let us know that we’re your first-choice college. Our Admissions Committee is particularly receptive to applications from qualified candidates who are committed to Denison.

If you would like to apply for need-based financial aid, please submit this  Early Decision Financial Aid Application.  If you have questions about the need-based financial aid process, fell free to contact the Denison Financial Aid Office at 1-800-DENISON.

Students who have already received an award letter can use the Estimated Net Cost Worksheet to estimate their out of pocket expenses for the 2014-2015 academic year.

A college education becomes part of you. Become a part of Denison.

A Licking County Scholar is defined as one currently completing his/her senior year at a Licking county High School, having earned a high school GPA of 3.4 or above, and is simultaneously registered for one college level course at Denison University. No application fee is required. If after any semester a Licking County Scholar’s semester average is less than 2.00, his or her eligibility for participation in this program shall be terminated.

These awards are competition based and open only to National Merit Semi-Finalists. A specific application is required. To be named a recipient, candidates must achieve National Merit Finalist standing. 

To be eligible to receive federal, state and institutional financial aid and to continue to receive that aid a student must maintain satisfactory academic progress toward the completion of his/her degree by maintaining a cumulative 2.0 GPA in addition to earning the required number of hours after each semester of attendance.

Denison practices need-blind admissions and uses the same approach in awarding merit scholarships. Students are reviewed holistically, and scholarships are awarded to those who possess a strong academic background and who, through a wide range of experiences, demonstrate potential for contributing to our community.