Instant Decision Day

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Receive a Same-Day Admissions Decision

Submitting a college application doesn't have to mean weeks of waiting for a decision. Prospective Prescott College students can make an appointment to meet with an admissions counselor and receive an admissions decision that same day.

Instant Decision Day appointments are available on Saturday, October 29th , from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Prescott College Welcome Center - 202 Grove Ave

You may also submit materials online by noon MST and get a decision that day.

Instant Decision Appointments are available for freshmen and transfer applicants interested in either our Resident program in Prescott, or our Limited-Residency program, where you learn where you live. Applicants may begin their studies in the following terms:

  • Spring 2017
  • Summer 2017 (May-Limited-Residency only)
  • Fall 2017 (August)

When you register for Instant Decision Day, we’ll send you an application. Please complete it and bring it to your appointment, or send it to   There is no application fee. Bring the following items with you to your appointment, or submit them to the Admissions Office ( at least 48 hours prior to that day:

  • A 1-2 page Essay reflecting on your past academic experiences and your educational goals
  • High school and college transcripts (unofficial is OK)                        

Schedule an appointment for an Instant Admissions Decision, or call the Admissions Office at 877-350-2100. After you register, you will receive a confirmation email, including an application and directions to your chosen site.