National College Match: Dates And Deadlines

Note: All deadlines occur at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time.

Summer 2017

2017 National College Match application opens online.

September 27, 2017

National College Match application is due.

October 12, 2017

College rankings and Match Agreement Form due.

October 19, 2017

  • Applicants are notified of Finalist decisions via their application.
  • Finalists continue with their College Match applications. Applicants not chosen as Finalists (Non-Finalists) should proceed on their own with college applications. 

November 1, 2017

Finalists must submit required documents to the colleges that they have ranked.

November 1, 2017

Final college rankings and new Match Agreement Form due (if needed).

November 6, 2017

Finalists can begin selecting colleges for QuestBridge Regular Decision.

December 1, 2017

  • Finalists are notified of College Match results.
  • Finalists who do not match continue with QuestBridge Regular Decision.

December 11, 2017

The QuestBridge Regular Decision Form is due.

Spring 2018

Admissions decisions are sent out by the colleges for Regular Decision applicants.