The next application deadline, for Fall 2018 matriculation, is December 15, 2017. The Department of History does not consider applications for spring semester admissions.

The Department of History welcomes applications to both its Ph.D. and MA programs from candidates with excellent qualifications and the promise of future academic achievement. We offer funding packages of four or five years only to Ph.D. students. Funding awards are always very competitive. Outstanding candidates will be eligible for nomination for Graduate School Fellowships and for other funding opportunities. Highly qualified self-funded candidates also are welcome to apply for admission to our Ph.D. program.

If you are interested in applying, please consult the pages in this section to see admission requirements, processes, and statistics.

For direct access to the online application portal, go to ApplyYourself/Hobsons application system.