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Graduate School Application Deadline Dates

Please contact the department or the School of Graduate Studies to determine if applications are being accepted beyond the established deadline date.

The following programs admit only for the fall term:

  • Communication Disorders
  • Counseling
  • PhD in Integrated Biosciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Work - Traditional Option

The following programs admit only for the summer term:

  • Social Work - Advanced Standing Option
  • Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA)

The GRE is not required for the following programs:

  • Criminal Justice
  • Educational Technology
  • Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA)
  • Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Information Science 
  • Library Science 
  • Physical Education
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration 
  • Recreation Administration
  • School Administration
  • Social Work (advanced standing and traditional)
  • Master of Arts in Teaching (general content with special education concentrations)

Summer Admission

January 15

Next business day if on weekend            

Final Deadline for the Social Work Program - Advanced Standing Option

Must have a BSW degree to apply to the Advanced Standing Option

All supporting documents must be received at this time.

March 1

Next business day if on weekend

Final Deadline for the Executive Master of Public Administration

All supporting documents must be received at this time.

April 15

Nest business day if on weekend

Final Deadline for Information Science

Final Deadline for Library Science

Final Deadline for graduate school applications for all programs that admit for the summer term

All supporting documents must be received at this time.

Not all programs admit for summer, so please check with the School of Graduate Studies or the degree program's department.

Fall Admission

February 1

Next business day if on weekend             

Final Deadline for the following programs:                                

  • Communication Disorders
  • Mental Health Counseling
  • School Counseling
  • Career Counseling
  • Social Work - Traditional Option

All supporting documents must be received at this time.

March 1

Next business day if on weekend

Final Deadline for PhD Program Applicants

Final Deadline for International Applicants

All supporting documents must be received at this time.

July 1

Next business day if on weekend

Final Deadline for all other graduate programs

All supporting documents must be received at this time.

Spring Admission

September 1

Next business day if on weekend    

Final Deadline for International Applicants Applications 

All supporting documents must be received at this time.

November  1
Next business day if on weekend

Final Deadline for graduate school applications

All supporting documents must be received at this time.

For law school admissions and deadline dates, please visit the School of Law website.

 
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