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Dates and Deadlines

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

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 Visiting Students (VS) 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 Visiting Students (VS) for spring semester 2018.

December 1, 2017

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

December 15, 2017

Deadline for African American Studies (when combined with History or Political Science), American Studies, Astronomy, Chemistry, Comparative Literature, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Economics, Germanic Languages and Literatures, History, History of Science and Medicine, Law, Linguistics, Political Science, Public Health and Renaissance Studies (when combined with History).

January 2, 2018

Deadline for all other departments*.

*Note: Includes African American Studies (when not combined with History, Political Science or Psychology), Philosophy (when not combined with Psychology), and Renaissance Studies (when not combined with History or Political Science). The deadline to submit an application for any combined programs is always the earlier deadline of either of respective programs. 

February 1, 2018

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

January-March 201​8

Applications for fall 2018 reviewed by departments and programs.

February-March 2018

Official admissions decisions for fall 2018 communicated to applicants.

April 15, 2018

Deadline for applicant responses to most offers of admission for fall 2018.