News & Announcements

Early Decision Applicants
Early Decision applicants can check their decision beginning December 10, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time at

Check The Status Of Your Application
Once you have submitted the Common Application to Brown, you will receive access to your Brown Account from us on a rolling basis. When you receive the Brown Account activation email, you may check the status of your application. If you need help, please contact Computing Accounts/Passwords at 401.863.4357

Resumed Undergraduate Education (RUE) Application is Live
The Resumed Undergraduate Education (RUE) Program is a small, highly competitive program ideal for students who interrupted or delayed their formal education due to family commitments, financial concerns, health issues, military service, employment opportunities, or simply a compelling need to explore other paths. Learn more

SAT Policy for Fall 2017
The current version of the ​SAT will be discontinued in March, 2016, and replaced by the new SAT with an optional writing section. Students applying​ to Brown's ​Class of 2021 and​ beyond are NOT required ​to take the optional writing section on the new​ SAT. Brown will still require applicants submitting the SAT to also provide results from two Subject Tests of the applicant’s choice. Brown currently ​accepts the ACT with Writing in lieu of the SAT and Subject Tests. First-y​ear applicants to the Class of 2021 and​ beyond are​ strongly encouraged, but NOT​ required, to include the ACT Writing Section.

Join Us On Campus This Spring
At Brown we offer many opportunities to explore campus, learn about the admission process, student life, financial aid and much more. Visit a Class, attend a physical sciences or engineering tour, have lunch with a student through our Experience Brown program, join an information session, and be sure to take a student ledcampus tour



Contact us
Office of College Admission
Brown University
Box 1876
Providence, RI 02912
Phone 401-863-2378
Fax 401-863-9300