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Deferring Your Admission

Students seeking to defer their admission and automatic scholarships can do so by submitting our deferment request form. Deferring allows you to delay your admission to a later starting semester than the one you were originally admitted.

Deadlines for deferment requests:

Fall/Summer admits need to request a change by December 1, 2020

Spring admits need to request a change by May 1, 2021

Before beginning the deferment form, please note the following:

  1. If you are changing your degree-seeking status from non-degree to degree seeking, please do not use this form. Instead, complete a new application for admission.
  2. Moving your admission to a different semester will also cancel your on-campus housing application. If you have applied for housing, be sure to visit the Housing and Residence Life website to understand the fees associated with canceling your application.
  3. An approved deferment request only applies to student’s general admission to the university. Direct admission to academic majors, programs with advanced standing, or placement by exam or audition will be determined by the individual department/program. Applicants are advised to contact the department/program prior to requesting a deferment.

Things to Consider


Submit Your Deferment Request

Note: You will need to log into your my.BoiseState account to complete this request. If you have not logged into my.BoiseState before, this link will walk you through the steps.

Screen reader users: We recommend using Chrome or Internet Explorer browsers for full accessibility and the best user experience when completing the Dererment Request Form.

Submit a Deferment Request