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Dates and Deadlines

Please note that all deadlines are subject to change at any time.

January-March 2017

Applications for fall 2017 reviewed by departments and programs.

February-March 2017

Official admissions decisions for fall 2017 communicated to applicants.

April 15, 2017

Deadline for applicant responses to most offers of admission for fall 2017.

Summer-Fall 2017 

Applicants should take respective GRE, GRE Subject, TOEFL or IELTS and GMAT exams no later than November in order to guarantee that official scores reach the Graduate School by the application deadline for the department to which you are applying.

July 1, 2017

Deadline for Division of Special Registration application for Special Students (SS) for fall semester 2017.

August 15, 2017

Application becomes available online for fall 2018 admission to all degree programs of the Graduate School and for admission to the Sackler/NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program.

November 1, 2017

Deadline for Division of Special Registration application for Special Students (SS) for spring semester 2018.

December 1, 2017

Deadline for African American Studies (combined with Psychology), Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS), Psychology and Philosophy (combined with Psychology). 

December 15, 2017

Deadline for African American Studies (combined with History or Political Science), Astronomy, Chemistry, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Economics, History, Law, Linguistics, Political Science, Public Health and Renaissance Studies (combined with History).

January 2, 2018

Deadline for all other departments*.

February 1, 2018

Deadline for the Sackler/NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program.

*Note: Includes African American Studies (NOT combined with History, Political Science and Psychology), Philosophy (NOT combined with Psychology), and Renaissance Studies (NOT combined with History or Political Science).