Apply Now for 2024

Thank you for your interest in the Division of the Humanities at the University of Chicago. Specific information on the master's and doctoral programs in the Humanities Division can be found on each program's website. You can find information about applying on the application process and requirements and frequently asked questions pages.

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) 702-5809. Contact information for department and program administrators can be found on their respective websites.


Thank you for your interest in graduate study in the Division of the Humanities.

The application for Autumn 2024 is closed. The application for Autumn 2025 will open in September 2024.

The application deadlines for Autumn 2025 are as follows:

December 2, 2024 | All PhD Departments

January 6, 2025 | Master of Fine Arts in Visual Arts (MFA), Master of Arts Program in the Humanities (MAPH), Master of Arts in Digital Studies of Language, Culture, and History, and Master of Arts in Middle Eastern Studies

April 30, 2025 | All Master of Arts (MA) programs 

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