Application Deadlines

Your application, application fee, academic credentials and any additional materials required by your program must be received by the deadline stated.

Deadlines are subject to change – it is advisable to apply early.  Deadlines may change without notice and some programs will close before the stated deadline due to the large volume of applications they may receive, or other factors. It is to your advantage to apply well before the deadline. Applications and materials received after the deadlines will not be considered. Note that international applicants often have earlier deadlines than domestic applicants.

2021-2022 Deadlines


  • Click below for 2020 graduate application deadlines.
    • This list includes all graduate degree-program and certificate deadlines.
    • This list includes the general “unassigned” nondegree application deadline.  It also includes deadlines for nondegree status within a specific program, if the deadline is earlier than the general nondegree deadlines listed below, or if there are term admission restrictions. Also see below for nondegree deadline information.
    • Not all programs admit every term – check the list on the link above to verify if a program has term admission restrictions.

Nondegree Application Deadlines

Spring 2020 Summer 2020 Fall 2020
Nondegree Deadlines November 15, 2019 April 15, 2020 August 1, 2020

Check 2020 Graduate Application Deadlines below for programs where the nondegree deadline is earlier or has term restrictions. If specifically not listed than the general nondegree deadlines apply. (Note:  Some programs do not admit program-specific nondegree students, and the program name will not be listed on the Graduate Nondegree Application.  If there is a quesion, contact the program directly.)

Degree Application Deadlines

Graduate Application Deadlines Spring 2020, Summer 2020, and Fall 2020 Term Start Dates
Spring 2020 Summer 2020 Fall 2020
Classes Begin January 13, 2020 May 18, 2020 - Session I* June 15, 2020 - Session II* *subject to change August 24, 2020