First-Year Instant Decision Days

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The IDD Team will be away from the office the week of 6/17. We will begin reviewing students to participate in the August IDDs in early July. In order to be reviewed, please ensure that you submit your final junior year transcript with your final junior year cumulative GPA. Thanks!

Hey, Class of 2025! Sign up for an Instant Decision Day to receive an immediate admissions decision!

Receive your non-binding admissions decision AND scholarship eligibility on the spot! 

  • Talk with Stockton staff and students!
  • Take a campus tour!
  • Enjoy refreshments from our on-campus food provider, Chartwells!

Fall 2025 Pre-Senior Instant Decision Days

Thursday, August 15 @ 10am

Wednesday, August 21 @ 10am

Thursday, August 22 @ 10am


  • Must be a high school senior, grade 12, as of September 2024. Expected graduation in May/June 2025.
  • Cumulative weighted GPA of at least a 3.85 on a 4.0 scale (if out of a 100 point scale, at least a 93 weighted GPA)

Interested?...It's as easy as 1, 2, 3

1.) Complete the Instant Decision Day Interest Form. 

2.) In order to determine your eligibility for the Instant Decision Day, we will need your high school transcript reflecting your final junior year cumulative GPA. 
NOTE: Please ensure that you contact your high school counselor to send Stockton University your final junior year high school transcript, when it becomes available. If your counselor requests an email address to send in your transcript, you may provide them with  
3.) Once we receive your transcript from your counselor, you will be contacted by the Admissions Office. 
  • If you are invited to be a part of our Instant Decision Day program, we will contact you to confirm your event date and with additional information about the event.
  • If you are not invitied to participate in our Instant Decision Day program, we encourage you to apply through our regular admissions process. 

IMPORTANT: Please note that the following programs are NOT eligible for test-optional admission

The following programs require additional faculty review; as such, students interested in these majors can receive a general offer of admission to the University during Instant Decision, but WILL NOT receive a specific program decision: Dance, Nursing, Dual-Degree Pharmacy, Dual-Degree Accelerated 7 yr. Pre-Med (BS/DO), Dual-Degree Business, Dual-Degree Criminal Justice, and Dual-Degree Environmental Science.


You will be notified by an admissions representative regarding your eligibility. If eligible, you will then have to confirm your participation by RSVP'ing to the event. Once you RSVP, you will be contacted regarding next steps and the application process. 

No. Acceptance is not guaranteed for any participant. You will be notified of your admissions decision by a counselor when you attend the event. 

You are absolutely encouraged to participate, although you will only receive an admissions decision to the University, not to the specialty program of choice. 

Please be aware that the following programs require additional faculty review, and as such, you may not receive a decision regarding program entry on the day of the event: Dance, Nursing, Dual-Degree Pharmacy, Dual-Degree Accelerated 7 yr. Pre-Med (BS/DO), Dual-Degree Business, Dual-Degree Criminal Justice, and Dual-Degree Environmental Science. 

Yes! You will receive information about merit scholarships if you qualify for one. Your admissions counselor will be able to answer any questions you have regarding your eligibility. Please review our scholarships page for more details. 

We're Here to Help!

If you still have questions regarding Instant Decision Day email or call Stephanie Fontanes at 609.652.4992.

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