Fall 2014 Undergraduate Admission FAQ

The final deadline for domestic applicants is August 1, 2014.
The final deadline for international applicants is May 15, 2014.

What are the application deadlines for Fall 2014?
IIT has rolling admissions for undergraduate applicants.

What application materials are required?

Application for Admission
Submit your complete application to the Office of Undergraduate Admission by using the online Common Application. The Common Application will require you to submit the application and writing supplement separately. You must submit both in order to complete your application. Counselor/Teacher Evaluation or Letter of Recommendation
Give the forms found in the application to a counselor and/or teacher who know you well and can write about your strengths as a student. One letter is required but up to three are accepted. The form and letter can be submitted electronically by the teacher through the Common Application.

High School/Secondary School Transcripts
Ask your high school counselor to submit your official high school/secondary school transcripts to the Office of Undergraduate Admission.Test Scores
Have official SAT I or ACT scores sent to the Office of Undergraduate Admission. IIT's SAT code is 1318; the ACT code is 1040.Where do I send my materials?All materials should be submitted directly to the Office of Undergraduate Admission. Please do not send any materials to the College of Architecture.

Illinois Institute of Technology
Office of Undergraduate Admission
10 West 33rd Street
Perlstein Hall, Room 101
Chicago, IL 60616

Is a portfolio required?
The College of Architecture does not require a portfolio from high school applicants; however, we always welcome a concise portfolio showing any visual work from art classes, architecture classes, or internships in the profession.A portfolio should NOT exceed 8.5 x 11 inches in size, and must be mailed directly to the Office of Undergraduate Admission with your other required application documents.

Transfer students are strongly encouraged to submit their portfolio when they apply for admission. After admission, a complete portfolio is required for the College’s transfer credit evaluation and studio placement.

Will my portfolio be returned?
We do not return portfolios to students who enroll in our program.

For more information about undergraduate admission, please visit IIT Office of Undergraduate Admission.