Application Deadlines


Spring Apps Due*

Fall Apps Due

Fellowship & Admission

October 1

January 7

Admission Consideration

October 1

February 1

All Elliott School programs (M.A., M.I.P.P., M.I.S., and Graduate Certificates) offer fall and spring admission.

*Please note that Spring applicants to the M.A. in International Development Studies and M.A. in Middle East Studies programs must agree to complete the program over 5 semesters instead of 4. This excludes summer sessions.

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Washington, DC 20052

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