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Key Dates & Deadlines

For New First-Year Students Applying for Fall 2022

Oct. 1, 2021 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) becomes available
Nov. 15, 2021 Early Action I Application Deadline 
Dec. 15, 2021 File FAFSA/WASFA to ensure an early financial aid offer from Whitworth
Jan. 15, 2022 Early Action II Application Deadline
Feb. 1, 2022 Financial aid offer notifications begin
March 1, 2022 Regular Application Deadline. Applications are accepted after March 1 and are considered on a space-available basis.
May 1, 2022 Deadline for paying enrollment deposit to hold spot in the incoming class

For Students Enrolling in the 2022-23 Academic Year

Sept. 3, 2022 Residence halls open for new first-year and transfer students
Sept. 3-6, 2022 New Student Orientation
Sept. 6, 2022 Residence halls open for returning students
Sept. 6, 2022 Academic Advising Day
Sept. 7, 2022 Day and evening classes begin 
Oct. 28-31, 2022 Fall Break (No classes on Oct. 28, classes resume 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31)
Nov. 23-25, 2022 Thanksgiving Holiday (No classes Nov. 23-25; campus offices closed Nov. 24-25)
Dec. 13-16, 2022 Final Exams Week
Dec. 17, 2022-Jan. 2, 2023 Christmas Break (residence halls close on Dec. 17, 2022)
Jan. 1, 2023 Residence halls open for Jan Term
Jan. 3, 2023 Jan Term begins