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Applicants Affected by Colorado Flooding

To the students who have been affected by the flooding in Colorado:

We at Linfield College hope that this message finds you - and your loved ones - to be safe and well. We know that this is a very challenging time for many students due to the devastating conditions affecting parts of Colorado. Many of you are probably finding it difficult to focus your attentions on college applications right at the moment.

The Office of Admission at Linfield College will do everything we can to minimize the stress that often accompanies this application process. We are offering an Early Action deadline-extension to all students in the greater Denver area affected by the floods. You may now have a couple of extra weeks past the November 15 deadline to complete your Early Action application. If you would like to have a deadline extension, please do the following:

  1. Contact the Office of Admission via phone (800.640.2287) or email ( to request an extension. Please include your full name, mailing address, phone number and high school in your message. (This will help us match your request to your application.)
  2. Have your Early Action application complete and to our office by Monday, December 2. Depending on your circumstances we may be able to be more flexible with this date. Please contact your admission counselor, Stephanie Wyatt ( directly if you need to discuss special circumstances for your Linfield College application.

We hope that this small offer will help alleviate some of the stress that you are experiencing right now. If our office can be of any further assistance throughout this time, please don’t hesitate to contact us at 800.640.2287.