Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Admissions

Dates and Deadlines

Please note that all deadlines are subject to change at any time.

Summer-Fall 2014. Applicants should take respective GRE, GRE Subject, TOEFL or IELTS and GMAT exams no later than November (required exams) in order to guarantee that official scores reach the Graduate School by the application deadline for the department to which you are applying.

July 1, 2014. Deadline for Division of Special Registration application for Special Students (SS) for fall semester 2014.

August 15, 2014. Application becomes available online for fall 2015 admission to all degree programs of the Graduate School and applicants for the Sackler/NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program.

November 15, 2014. Deadline for Division of Special Registration application for Special Students (SS) for spring semester 2015.

December 1, 2014 . Deadline for African American Studies (combined with Psychology), Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS) and Psychology. All applications must be submitted by this date and official standardized test scores should be received by this date to be considered by Yale for Fall 2015 admission.

December 15, 2014. Deadline for African American Studies (combined with History or Political Science), Chemistry, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Economics, History, Law, Political Science, Public Health and Renaissance Studies (Combined with History). All applications for these programs must be submitted by this date and official standardized test scores should be received by this date to be considered by Yale for Fall 2015 admission.

January 2, 2015. Deadline for all other departments*. All applications must be submitted by this date. Official standardized test scores and letters of recommendations should be received by this date to be considered. Applications cannot be submitted for any degree program of the Graduate School after this date.

February 13, 2015. Deadline for the Sackler/NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program.

January-March 2015. Applications for fall 2015 reviewed by departments and programs.

February-March 2015. Official admissions decisions for fall 2015 communicated to applicants.

April 15, 2015. Deadline for applicant responses to most offers of admission for fall 2015.

*Note: Includes African American Studies (NOT combined with History, Political Science and Psychology) and Renaissance Studies (NOT combined with History or Political Science).