The University of Chicago: Graduate Studies

Application Management

The application for Autumn 2022 will open in early September and the application deadline will be December 1.

Welcome! Thank you for your interest in applying to one of the programs in the Biological Sciences Division at the University of Chicago. The deadline for all PhD programs is December 1. See our Frequently Asked Questions and Holistic Review and Application Guidance pages for more detailed information.

All Master's programs except the Master of Science for Clinical Professionals (MSCP) recognize two application deadlines: January 15 for an early decision in February, and March 15 for a decision in April. 

The deadline for the MSCP program is March 15.

The programs you may apply to through this application include:

PhD Programs
ClusterDegree Program
Biomedical SciencesCancer Biology
Molecular Metabolism
Darwinian SciencesEcology and Evolution
Evolutionary Biology
Integrative Biology
Molecular BiosciencesBiochemistry and Molecular Biophysics
Cell and Molecular Biology
Development, Regeneration, and Stem Cell Biology
Genetics, Genomics, and Systems Biology
Human Genetics
Neuroscience and Medical PhysicsNeurobiology
Computational Neuroscience
Medical Physics
Other (Unclustered) ProgramPublic Health Sciences
Master's Programs
Degree Program
Master of Public Health (MPH)
Master of Science in Public Health for Clinical Professionals (MSCP)
Master of Sciences in Precision Health (MsPH)
Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences (MsBmS)

Applicants to the Graduate Program in Biophysical Sciences should complete the application in the Physical Sciences Division: 

You may begin your application using the "Start New Application" link below.

Returning users:

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First-time users:

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