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When to Apply


Office of Admissions

2 E. South Street

Galesburg, IL 61401




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Knox welcomes transfer students at the beginning of each of our three terms.

The deadline for transfer applications depends on when you'd like to join us. Apply Now!

Apply By* Decision By** Deposit By
Fall Term April 1 May 1 June 1
Fall Term (Late Applicants) After April 1 Rolling 2 Weeks After Admission
Winter Term Nov 1 Nov 15 Dec 1
Spring Term Jan 15 Feb 1 Feb 15

*If you're applying for financial aid, you should complete both your application for admission and your financial aid application by the "Apply By" date.
**Financial aid awards are typically mailed within two weeks after admission.

You should start assembling your application materials well in advance of the deadline.

All application documents—including Auditions and Portfolios in the Arts—should be submitted or postmarked by the applicable deadline. Please contact your admission counselor or call the Office of Admissions if you have questions or have difficulty submitting any part of your application.


When you apply for admission, you'll also be considered for scholarships based on the information you provide in your application for admission and through an admission interview. If you're an artist, you can also provide portfolio submissions or complete auditions that will be evaluated by Knox faculty. When you receive an offer of admission, you'll also learn about any scholarships that have been awarded to you. More information is available on our scholarship page.

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