Graduate Application Deadlines

Application deadlines for most graduate programs are as follows. Please consult the program pages to learn the exact dates for degrees you are interested in. 

Tip: We strongly recommend submitting your application materials early. Recommendations, transcripts, and test scores (where applicable) can often take several weeks to arrive.

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Application Deadlines

Deadlines apply to all programs, unless otherwise noted.

School or College Fall Spring Summer
College of Arts and Sciences Fall

Spring

Summer

College of Engineering and Computer Science Fall

June 1 (Int.)
July 1 (Dom.)
Spring

October 15 (Int.)
November 15 (Dom.)
Summer

College of Visual and Performing Arts Fall

February 15
Spring

Summer

David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics Fall

January 15 (Ph.D.)
February 15 (M.A., M.S., C.A.S.)
Spring

November 15
Summer

February 15
Martin J. Whitman School of Management Fall

January 15 (Ph.D)
February 15 (Int.)
April 19 (Dom.)
Spring

October 1 (Int.)
November 1 (Dom.)
Summer

Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs Fall

Spring

Summer

S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications Fall

January 15
Spring

Summer

School of Architecture Fall

January 15
Spring

Summer

School of Education Fall

Rolling admissions
Spring

Summer

School of Information Studies Fall

January 3 (Ph.D.)
June 1 (M.A., M.S., C.A.S.)
Spring

December 15 (M.A., M.S., C.A.S.)
Summer

May 1 (C.A.S.)
College of Law Fall

Rolling admission (J.D.)
May 15 (LL.M.)
June 1 (J.D. for Foreign Law Graduates)
Spring

November 15 (LL.M.)
Summer