Deadlines

Master of Arts in Social Work and Social Welfare (SW)

    • Full-time, Part-time Day, Extended Evening, and Dual AM Programs:
      • December 1, for an admission decision by February 15
      • January 15, for an admission decision by March 15
      • April 1. Depending on available space, SSA may continue to accept applications to the Extended Evening Program after April 1. 
    • Advanced Standing Program:
      • December 1, for an admission decision by February 15
      • January 15, for an admission decision by March 15 
    • AB/AM Program: 
      • December 1 of your third year in the University of Chicago College for an early admissions decision by February 15
      • January 15 of your third year in the University of Chicago College for an admission decision by March 15
      • April 1 
    • Transfer Students: 
      • January 15 

Social Sector Leadership and Nonprofit Management (SSL) Full and Part-time Programs

    • February 15 for an admission decision by April 15
    • April 1 for an admission decision by June 15
    • June 15

Doctoral and combined PhD/AM Program: 

    • December 15, for an admission decision by mid-March.

The application for all programs opens on September 1, with the exception of the SSL program, which will open on October 1, 2019.