Admissions Deadlines

All deadlines are 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time for the published date.

Important Note: Special information for applicants currently living in Iran is available on the Introduction to GSAS Admissions page.

For non-Arts and Sciences Programs, please contact the programs directly.

Program Name Degree Type Fall Admission Deadline Spring Admission Deadline

Early Admission Deadline

African-American Studies MA 2/4/2021    
American Studies MA 2/25/2021 10/29/2020  
Anthropology MA 3/18/2021    
Anthropology PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
Architecture PhD 1/4/2021    
Art History and Archaeology MA 12/17/2020    
Art History and Archaeology PhD 12/17/2020    
Astronomy PhD 1/4/2021    
Biological Sciences PhD 12/30/2020    
Biotechnology MA 3/4/2021    
Chemical Physics PhD 12/17/2020    
Chemistry PhD 12/17/2020    
Classical Studies MA 4/29/2021 10/29/2020  
Classical Studies PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
Classics MA 1/4/2021 11/19/2020  
Classics PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
Climate and Society MA 3/4/2021   1/28/2021
Earth and Environmental Sciences PhD 1/4/2021    
East Asia: Regional Studies MA 2/4/2021    
East Asian Languages and Cultures MA 5/27/2021   12/17/2020
East Asian Languages and Cultures PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation Biology MA 1/14/2021    
Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Biology PhD 12/2/2020    
Economics PhD 12/17/2020    
Economics MA 1/14/2021    
English and Comparative Literature MA 3/11/2021    
English and Comparative Literature PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
European History, Politics and Society MA 3/11/2021   1/14/2021
French and Romance Philology MA 4/1/2021    
French and Romance Philology PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
Germanic Languages MA 3/25/2021    
Germanic Languages PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
Global Thought MA 4/1/2021   2/1/2021
Latin American and Iberian Cultures with a concentration in Hispanic Cultural Studies MA 2/18/2021    
Historic Preservation PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
History PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
History and Literature MA 5/6/2021   1/22/2021
Human Rights Studies MA 3/11/2021   1/13/2021
International and World History (MA/M.Sc., with London School of Economics) Dual 3/18/2021   1/15/2021
Islamic Studies MA 2/11/2021 11/5/2020  
Islamic Studies and Muslim Cultures (MA with the Aga Khan University Institute for Muslim Civilizations in London) MA 2/11/2021 11/5/2020  
Italian MA 1/4/2021    
Italian PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
Japanese Pedagogy MA 2/15/2021    
Jewish Studies MA 3/11/2021 11/12/2020  
Latin America and the Caribbean: Regional Studies MA 4/1/2021 11/5/2020 2/1/2021
Latin American and Iberian Cultures PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
Mathematics PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
Mathematics with a Specialization in the Mathematics of Finance MA 5/27/2021    
Medieval and Renaissance Studies MA 2/11/2021 11/12/2020  
Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies MA 4/8/2021    
Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
Modern Art: Critical and Curatorial Studies MA 12/17/2020    
Museum Anthropology MA 3/18/2021    
Music PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
Music Composition DMA No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
Oral History MA 6/1/2021   3/1/2021
Philosophical Foundations of Physics MA 4/22/2021    
Philosophy MA 4/22/2021    
Philosophy PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
Physics PhD 1/4/2021    
Political Science MA 2/4/2021 11/17/2020  
Political Science PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
Psychology PhD 12/2/2020    
Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences MA 2/18/2021    
Religion MA 3/25/2021    
Religion PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
Religion-Journalism Dual MA/MS Program Dual 12/17/2020    
Russia, Eurasia and East Europe: Regional Studies MA 1/14/2021 11/19/2020  
Russian Translation MA 3/11/2021   1/7/2021
Slavic Cultures MA 3/11/2021 10/15/2020  
Slavic Languages MA 3/11/2021   1/7/2021
Slavic Languages PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
Sociology MA 3/18/2021    
Sociology PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
South Asian Studies MA 4/22/2021 11/19/2020  
Statistics MA 4/29/2021   1/31/2021
Statistics PhD 1/14/2021    
Statistics - Hybrid (Online/On Campus) MA 4/29/2021   1/31/2021
Sustainable Development PhD 12/10/2020    
Theatre PhD No Doctoral Admission for 2021    
Urban Planning PhD 1/4/2021