How to Apply
December 15, 2020 for fall 2021.
Important update 11/18/20: Please read this before making an application to the Sociology PhD for Fall 2021.
In order to apply to the PhD program, you must submit an application to the Graduate School online through the online application. As you complete your online Graduate School application, be sure to upload your supplemental history submission materials. Use the online application to upload supplemental materials for your Graduate School application.
The deadline to submit all of your application materials is December 15. Any materials received after the deadline may not be in your file in time for departmental review.
Follow our instructions for application carefully.
When you submit an application for admission you will also be considered for departmental funding.
The Department of Sociology has limited funds to pay the application fee for students who lack resources and are from underrepresented populations. If you feel that you meet these criteria please contact Becky Drasin at firstname.lastname@example.org to obtain the form Request for an Application Fee Grant.
Please note that although the Graduate School application gives you several options for degree objective and admission term, the sociology department admits to the PhD program for the fall semester only.
If you have questions about the program or application process please contact Becky Drasin.