2023-2024 Applications 

Applications to begin study in Fall 2023 will open on or before October 1, 2022. Information on the admission and application process can be found Division of the Social Sciences website.


There are three application deadlines for admission for Autumn Quarter 2023:

  • Early Action – November 15th
  • Round 1 Deadline – January 4th 
  • Round 2 Deadline – May 2nd (Note applicants are accepted on a space available basis)

BA/MA Program

UChicago college students interested in our BA/MA degree must submit their application by February 1st. Our eligibility criteria are outlined here. 

Interested students should contact Assistant Dean of Students, Lindsey Weglarz, at lweglarz@uchicago.edu for more information. 

Admissions Events

Virtual Open House December 5th-9th for prospective students interested in learning more about each of the Social Sciences MA programs, how to apply, application tips, career services, and student support services. Click here to view a list of events and to register