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Application Process

How to apply to graduate school at McMaster University

How to Apply

Thinking of applying to graduate school?

Before you begin the application process make sure you review the process and requirements in detail. It's important to note that the application requirements and deadlines vary between programs

Some  programs require statement of intent sent directly to the program program administrators vs. the School of Graduate Studies; some require other supplemental documentation.

To understand more about the general admission requirements visit the School of Graduate Studies.

How to Apply to Grad School

Application Deadlines for the 2017/18 Academic Year

Anthropology: All programs January 15

Economics: All programs January 30

Globalization: January 15

Health, Aging and Society: All programs February 15

Labour Studies: All programs February 15

Political Science: All programs February 15

Religious Studies: All programs December 15

Social Work: 

Sociology: All programs January 15

Water Without Borders:  January 1 through May 31