The University of Chicago: Graduate Studies

Application Management

Master's and Doctoral Applications

ALL PHD AND MASTER'S PROGRAMS ARE CLOSED FOR 2022 ENROLLMENT.

THE AUTUMN 2023 APPLICATION WILL BE AVAILABLE BY OCTOBER 1.


Thank you for your interest in applying to the Division of the Social Sciences at the University of Chicago!

For admissions information about the Division of the Social Sciences, please visit our website.

If you have specific questions or concerns, please contact the Office of Admissions at ssd-admissions@uchicago.edu.


Dissertation Fellowships for Continuing UChicago PhD Students

Closed for Academic Year 2022 - 2023. The 2023 - 2024 application will be available in January 2023.

This application is intended for current UChicago PhD students applying for department or Divisional dissertation completion fellowships. Email ssd-fellowships@uchicago.edu with any questions.


Non-Degree Visiting Students -- Rolling admissions

Closed for Fall 2022. Applications for Winter, Spring, and Fall 2023 will be available in October.

This status is only available to students who are advanced graduate students pursuing a graduate level degree at another academic institution, who are at the research or writing stage, and who have been invited to temporarily work on their research project with a faculty member at the University of Chicago. If you select this type of application, you will be asked to provide information regarding your faculty advisor; you will not be considered for Non-Degree Visiting Student status if you have not been specifically in touch with a University of Chicago faculty member in advance of your application. Questions about this status or the application can be directed to Cathy Mican at ssd-admissions@uchicago.edu.

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