For Accepted Students

Welcome to DCAD!

Congratulations!  You are now part of DCAD’s creative community!

Let’s make this official: Confirm your enrollment now!

To secure your enrollment, you must submit your tuition deposit as soon as possible.  Separately, Student Services will provide information on resident housing and meal plan options prior to the start of the academic year.


National Decision Day: May 1

DCAD Acceptance Deadline: August 1

Step 1:

Your first step to officially become a DCAD student is to submit your Enrollment Agreement Form together with the required tuition deposit of $350.00 (tuition deposits are refundable before May 1).

Step 2:

If you plan to live in DCAD’s residence halls, complete the Roommate Questionnaire.

Forms and Notifications

Meal Plan Contract

Student With Disabilities Notification

Preferred Name Program

Immunization Form

Please feel free to contact or 302.622.8000 x.118 with any questions you might have – we are here to help make your transition from accepted to enrolled student!


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