Deadlines

All materials must be received by the deadline date for the department to which you are applying. This includes the online application, letters of recommendation, test scores and transcripts.
The online application is available beginning October 1st (unless otherwise noted), and closes at 11:59pm on the day of your department's deadline.

Anthropology Ph.D. December 15 fdeakin@ucsc.edu
Applied Economics & Finance M.S. February 1 econ_grad_coor@ucsc.edu
Astronomy & Astrophysics Ph.D. January 5 sliwinsk@ucsc.edu
Biomolecular Engineering & Bioinformatics M.S./Ph.D. December 1 soegradadm@soe.ucsc.edu
Chemistry M.S./Ph.D. December 15 jajones@ucsc.edu
Computer Engineering M.S./Ph.D. January 3 soegradadm@soe.ucsc.edu
Computer Science M.S./Ph.D January 3 soegradadm@soe.ucsc.edu
Digital Arts and New Media MF.A. January 7 danm@ucsc.edu
Earth Sciences M.S./Ph.D. January 5 cdsmith@ucsc.edu
Ecology & Evolutionary Biololgy M.A./Ph.D. December 15 deborain@ucsc.edu
Economics Ph.D. January 15 econ_grad_coor@ucsc.edu
Education: Collaborative Leadership Ed.D. Not Accepting Apps edphd@ucsc.edu
Education Ph.D. December 1 edphd@ucsc.edu
Education: Teaching (credential program) M.A. January 15 edma@ucsc.edu
Electrical Engineering Ph.D. January 3 soegradadm@soe.ucsc.edu
M.S.

Winter: November 1
Spring: opens November 2; closes February 1;
Fall: opens February; closes June 1

soegradadm@soe.ucsc.edu
Environmental Studies Ph.D. December 15 lmbirney@ucsc.edu
Feminist Studies Ph.D. December 15 amspa@ucsc.edu
Film & Digital Media Ph.D. December 16 fdmphd@ucsc.edu
Games & Playable Media M.S. March 1 soegradadm@soe.ucsc.edu
History M.A./Ph.D. December 15 morrisc@ucsc.edu
History of Consciousness Ph.D. December 10 amspa@ucsc.edu
Latin American & Latino Studies Ph.D. December 15 lalsphd@ucsc.edu
Linguistics Ph.D./M.A. December 15 ashleyh@ucsc.edu
Literature M.A./Ph.D. December 10 litgrdcd@ucsc.edu
Mathematics Ph.D. January 15 mathgradpro@ucsc.edu
Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology M.S./Ph.D. December 1 metxadmin@ucsc.edu
Molecular, Cell & Developmental Biology M.A. December 1 tablack@ucsc.edu
Music M.A./D.M.A/Ph.D. January 5 gradmusic@ucsc.edu
Ocean Sciences M.S./Ph.D. January 15 laward@ucsc.edu
Philosophy M.A./Ph.D. December 15 hclausni@ucsc.edu
Physics M.S./Ph.D. January 15 gradadvisor@physics.ucsc.edu
Politics Ph.D. December 15 poliphd@ucsc.edu

Program in Biomedical Sciences and Engineering
Bioinformatics & Computational Biology
Mechanistic, Structural & Chemical Biology
Molecular, Cell & Developmental Biology
Microbial Biology & Pathogenesis

Ph.D. December 1 contact PBSE
Psychology (social, cognitive, developmental) Ph.D. December 15 hmhender@ucsc.edu
Science Communication: Science Writing Certificate April 1 scicom@ucsc.edu
Social Documentation M.A. January 15 socdoc@ucsc.edu
Sociology Ph.D. December 15 socyga@ucsc.edu
Statistics & Applied Mathematics M.S./PhD. January 3 soegradadm@soe.ucsc.edu
Technology & Information Management Ph.D. January 3 soegradadm@soe.ucsc.edu
M.S.

Winter: November 1
Spring: opens November 2; closes February 1;
Fall: opens February; closes June 1

soegradadm@soe.ucsc.edu
Theater Arts M.A. February 1 ahbeck@ucsc.edu
Visual Studies Ph.D. December 15 visualstudies@ucsc.edu