ADMISSIONS - Application Deadlines

Below are application deadlines for both domestic and international students, as well as for prospective graduate assistants. Please note that all applications are closed at 8:00 p.m. PST on the given day below.

Special Note on Graduate Assistantships
If you are applying for an assistantship, all application materials must be received by March 1 (Fall Semester) or November 1 (Spring Semester) unless the department to which you are applying has an earlier deadline.

Special note for International Students
All application materials must be in to the Graduate College by May 1 (Fall Semester) or October 1 (Spring Semester) unless the department to which you are applying has an earlier deadline, or you are also applying for a Graduate Assistantship.

Departmental Deadlines
All applications and supporting documents must be in to the Graduate College and the department by the following dates in order to be considered for admission.
N/A = Not Applicable - Program does not admit for this semester.

Closed = Program Eliminated by BOR June 2010

Degree Program Fall
Deadline
Spring
Deadline
Summer
Deadline
Accounting (M.S.) - Domestic Aug. 1 Dec. 1 May 15
Accounting (M.S.) - International May 1 Oct. 1 Apr. 15
Aerospace Engineering (M.S.) Aug. 1 Dec. 1 N/A
Anthropology (M.A.) Feb. 1 N/A N/A
Anthropology (Ph.D.) Feb. 1 N/A N/A
Architecture (M.Arch.) July 1 N/A N/A
Art (MFA) Feb. 1 N/A N/A
Astronomy (M.S., Ph.D.) Aug. 1 Oct. 1N/A
Biochemistry Feb. 1 Oct. 1 N/A
Biological Sciences (M.S., Ph.D.) Jan. 15 N/A N/A
Biomedical Engineering (M.S.) Aug. 1 Dec. 1 N/A
Business Administration
(MBA Evening) Domestic Students
June 1 Nov. 15 N/A
Business Administration
(MBA Evening) International Students
May 1 Oct. 1 N/A
Business Administration / Law (Dual MBA/J.D.) June 1 Nov. 15 N/A
Business Administration (Executive MBA) N/A N/A April 4
Business Administration/Hotel Administration (Dual MBA/M.S.) May 1 Oct. 1 N/A
Business Administration/Management Information Systems (Dual MBA/M.S.) June 1 Nov. 15 N/A
Business Administration/Dental Medicine (Dual MBA/D.M.D.) June 1 Nov. 15 N/A
Chemistry (M.S.) Feb. 1Oct. 1N/A
Chemistry (Ph.D.) Feb. 1 Oct. 1 N/A
Civil Engineering (M.S.E., Ph.D.) Domestic Students June 15 Nov. 15 N/A
Civil Engineering (M.S.E., Ph.D.) International Students Mar. 15 Aug. 30 N/A
Communications (M.A.) Jan. 15 N/AN/A
Computer Science (M.S.C.S., Ph.D.) Domestic Students June 1 Nov. 1 N/A
Computer Science (M.S.C.S., Ph.D.) International Students Feb 1 Oct 1 N/A
Construction Management (M.S.C.M.) June 15Nov. 15 N/A
Counselor Education (M.S., M.Ed.) Feb. 1 N/AN/A
Criminal Justice (M.A.) Apr. 15N/AN/A
Curriculum & Instruction (M.S., M.Ed.) June 1 Nov. 1 Mar. 15
Curriculum & Instruction (Ed.D., Ph.D.)Mar. 1 N/A N/A
Early Childhood Education (M.Ed.) June 1 Oct. 1 Mar. 15
Economics (M.A.) June 15 Nov. 15 N/A
Economics / Mathematics (Dual M.A., M.S.) Feb. 1 Oct. 1 N/A
Educational Leadership (Ph.D., Ed.D.) Closed Closed Closed
Educational Leadership (Executive Ed.D.) Closed Closed Closed
Educational Leadership (M.S., M.Ed. Workforee Ed.) Closed Closed Closed
Educational Leadership (PK-12 Ed.D.) Closed Closed Closed
Educational Leadership (PK-12 MEd.) Closed Closed Closed
Educational Leadership (Higher Ed. M.Ed.) Closed Closed Closed
Educational Psychology (M.S., Ed.S., Ph.D.) Mar. 15N/AN/A
Electrical Engineering (M.S., Ph.D.) Feb. 1 Oct. 1 N/A
Electrical Engineering / Math (Dual M.S.) Feb. 1 Oct. 1 N/A
Electrical Engineering / Math (Dual M.S./Ph.D.) Feb. 1 Oct. 1 N/A
English (MFA Creative Writing)
Jan. 15N/AN/A
English (Ph.D.)
Jan. 15N/AN/A
English (M.A.)
Jan. 15 Nov. 1 N/A
Environmental Science (M.S.) On Hold On Hold On Hold
Environmental Science (Ph.D.) On Hold On Hold On Hold
Ethics & Policy Studies (M.A.) Closed Closed Closed
Exercise Physiology (M.S.) June 15 Nov. 15 N/A
Film - Writing for Dramatic Media (MFA) Jan. 15 N/A N/A
Foreign Language (M.A.) Aug. 1Dec. 1N/A
Geoscience (M.S., Ph.D.) Feb. 1 Oct. 1 N/A
Health Care Administration (M.H.A.) Apr. 1 Nov. 1 N/A
Health Physics (M.S.) June 15 Nov. 15 N/A
Health Promotion (M.Ed.) Closed Closed Closed
Higher Education (M.Ed.) Mar. 15 Oct. 15 Mar. 15
Higher Education (Ph.D.) Mar. 15 N/A N/A
History (M.A.) Apr. 15Nov. 1N/A
History (Ph.D.) Feb. 1 N/AN/A
Hospitality Administration (Ph.D.) Feb. 1 N/A N/A
Hospitality Administration (M.H.A.) July 1
(Aug. 1 for Fall 2014 only)
Nov. 15 April 1
(May 1 for Summer 2014 only)
Hotel Admin (M.S.)/Mgmt. Information Systems (Dual M.S.) May 1 Oct. 1 N/A
Hotel Administration (M.S.) Aug. 1 Nov. 15 N/A
Informatics (M.S., Ph.D.) Closed ClosedClosed
Journalism & Media Studies (Journalism & Media Studies M.A.) Mar. 15N/A N/A
Kinesiology (M.S.) June 15 Nov. 15 N/A
Kinesiology (Ph.D.) June 15 Nov. 15 N/A
Learning & Technology (Ph.D.) Mar. 15 N/A N/A
Management Information Systems (M.S.) Domestic Students Aug. 1 Nov. 15 N/A
Management Information Systems (M.S.) International Students May 1 Oct. 1 N/A
Marriage & Family Therapy (M.S.) Jan. 15 N/A N/A
Materials & Nuclear Engineering (M.S.) Aug. 1 Dec. 1 N/A
Mathematics (M.S.) Feb. 1
(Mar. 5 for Fall 2013 only)
Oct. 1 N/A
Mathematics/ Economics (Dual M.S., M.A.) Feb. 1 Oct. 1 N/A
Mathematics (Ph.D.) Mar. 15 N/A N/A
Mechanical Engineering (M.S.E., Ph.D.) Domestic Students Aug. 1 Dec. 1 N/A
Mechanical Engineering (M.S.E., Ph.D.) International Students May 1 Oct. 1 N/A
Music (M.M., D.M.A.) May 1 Nov. 1 May 10
Nursing (M.S.N.) Feb. 1 N/A N/A
Nursing (Ph.D.) July 1 N/A N/A
Nursing (Doctor of Nursing Practice) July 15 N/A N/A
Oral Biology (M.S.) N/A N/A Mar. 1
Physical Therapy (D.P.T.) N/A N/A Dec. 15
Physics (M.S., Ph.D.) Aug. 1 Oct. 1 N/A
Political Science (M.A.) Feb. 1 N/A N/A
Political Science (Ph.D.) Feb.1 N/A N/A
Psychology (Ph.D. - Clinical Track) Dec. 1 N/A N/A
Psychology (Ph.D. - Experimental Track) Dec. 1 N/A N/A
Public Administration (M.P.A.) June 1 Nov. 1 Mar. 1
Public Administration - Crisis and Emergency Management (M.S.) April 1 N/A N/A
Public Affairs (Ph.D.) May 13 N/A N/A
Public Health (M.P.H.) Apr. 1 Nov. 1 N/A
Public Health (Ph.D.) Apr. 1 N/A N/A
Radiochemistry (Ph.D.) Feb. 1 Oct. 1 N/A
Science (M.A.S.) Feb. 1 Oct. 1 N/A
Social Work (M.S.W.) Apr. 1 N/A N/A
Social Work/Law (Dual M.S.W./J.D.) Mar. 15 N/A N/A
Sociology (M.A.) Closed Closed Closed
Sociology (Ph.D.) Jan. 31 N/A N/A
Special Education (M.Ed.) June 1 Oct. 1Mar. 15
Special Education (M.S.) Closed Closed Closed
Sport and Leisure Service Management (M.S.) Closed Closed Closed
Sports Education Leadership (M.S., M.Ed.) ClosedClosedClosed
Teacher Education (Ph.D.) Mar. 1 N/A N/A
Theatre (M.A., MFA) Aug. 1 N/AN/A
Transportation (M.S.T.) June 15 Nov. 15 N/A
Urban Leadership (M.A.) On Hold On Hold On Hold
Water Resources Management (M.S.) Feb. 1 Oct. 1 N/A
Workforce Development and Organizational Leadership 
 (Ph.D.)
Mar. 15 N/A N/A
 
Certificate Program Fall
Deadline
Spring
Deadline
Summer
Deadline
Certificate (Advanced) in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Feb. 1 N/A N/A
Certificate (Advanced) in Addiction Studies Feb. 1 N/A N/A
Certificate (Advanced) in Family Nurse Practitioner Feb. 1 N/A N/A
Certificate (Advanced) Forensic Social Work N/A N/A On hold
Certificate (Advanced) in Nursing Education Feb. 1 N/A N/A
Certificate (Post-Masters) in Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Feb. 1 N/A N/A
Certificate in Finance On Hold On Hold On Hold
Certificate in Management Information Systems June 15 Nov. 15 N/A
Certificate in Non-Profit Management June 1 Nov. 1 Mar. 1
Certificate in Nuclear Criticality Safety Engineering Aug. 1 Dec. 1 May 15
Certificate in Public Management N/ANov. 1N/A
Certificate in Solar and Renewable Energy July 31 Nov. 30 N/A
Certificate in Teacher Licensure: K-12 Music Apr. 1 Nov. 1 May 10
Certificate in Women's Studies On HoldOn HoldOn Hold
Certificate in Management On HoldOn HoldOn Hold
Certificate in New Venture Management July 31Nov. 15 N/A