Application Requirements and Deadlines

Williams values those who explore, challenge and dream. We seek people who want to play an active role in making our community stronger and more vibrant. That commitment can be expressed in interesting and varied forms--choose the application path or paths that best fit who you are, and help us understand how you'd make your own unique contribution to Williams.

First-Year Applicants

If you're applying to Williams straight from high school or its equivalent, this is the place to start your application.

Transfer Applicants

Transfer students bring unique experiences and perspectives to the Williams community. If that sounds like you, start your application here.

Supplemental info

Whether you're a first-year or transfer student, you may also be a U.S. military veteran, international student, undocumented or DACA student, or QuestBridge participant. No matter who you are, you're welcome at Williams. Use our guides below to get additional information to aid your application.