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Applying for Admission

Applicants must submit a University Graduate Application. (PhD in Sociology Code: 14B8.)

Required application materials:

Deadline for Graduate Applications 

The application deadline is February 1. Initial offers to students will occur on March 15. Most materials will need to be received by January 15th to be uploaded for evaluation by the February 1st deadline. We do not accept students at mid-year.

Graduate Assistantships 

The department currently supports twelve Graduate Teaching Assistantships (9 months) and six Graduate Research Assistantships (9 or 12 months). Stipends are accompanied by a tuition wavier and health insurance. There is space on the University application to indicate your interest in an assistantship position; no additional information is required to apply for the funded position. 

Graduate Fellowships and Scholarships