The Office of Graduate Student Services is open Monday through Friday, 8am - 4:30pm. Contact us at graduateoffice@wesleyan.edu .

Online Application: PhD and MA programs

The application for graduate admission opens on September 1.  

Applications submitted by the deadlines listed below receive full consideration.

Applications for spring admission may not be submitted after October 1, 2022.

Applications for fall admission may not be submitted after March 31, 2023.

Deadlines for Spring 2023 Admission:

Chemistry, PhD - October 1, 2022
Physics, MA/PhD - October 1, 2022

Deadlines for Fall 2023 Admission:
Astronomy, MA -  February 15, 2023
Biology, PhD - January 10, 2023
Chemistry, PhD - January 5, 2023
Computer Science, MA - February 15, 2023
Earth & Environmental Sciences, MA - January 15, 2023
Ethnomusicology, PhD - January 15, 2023
Mathematics, PhD - February 15, 2023
Mathematics, MA - February 15, 2023
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry, PhD - January 15, 2023
Music, MA - January 15, 2023
Physics, MA/PhD - January 31, 2023

Applicants may check the status of submitted applications. 

Online Application: BA/MA program (open only to current Wesleyan undergraduates)

The application for graduate admission opens on September 1.  Sign in as a returning user.
  • There is one application period of Sep 1 – Jan 13 for both fall and spring entry terms.
  • The online application opens on Sep 1 and closes on Jan 13, 5:00 pm.  
  • Students completing the BA in six or eight semesters apply to the BA/MA program by Jan 13 just prior to their final semester.
  • Students completing the BA in seven semesters apply to the BA/MA program by Jan 13 just prior to their sixth semester.

Contact the department to which you are applying or the office of Graduate Student Services (graduateoffice@wesleyan.edu) with questions about the application.