Thank you for your interest in the Division of the Humanities at the University of Chicago. Specific information on the four master's and fourteen doctoral programs in the Humanities Division can be found on each program's website. You can find information on the application process and requirements, as well as frequently asked questions and admissions policies.

Our department and program coordinators, as well as the admissions staff in the Humanities Dean of Students Office, are happy to answer questions and direct you to the information and resources you need as you research programs and prepare your application. Questions about the application process may be directed to or (773) 702-1552. Contact information for department and program coordinators can be found on their respective websites.


Application Deadlines

December 15, 2016
All PhD programs and MFA in Visual Arts

January 3, 2017
MA program in Middle Eastern Studies
Round 1, Master of Arts Program in the Humanities (MAPH) and MA program in Latin American Studies

April 30, 2017
Round 2, Master of Arts Program in the Humanities (MAPH) and MA Pprogram in Latin American Studies

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Office of the Dean of Students