How to Apply

Application Requirements

The deadline to submit admissions applications and necessary accompanying documents for Fall 2020 is January 15, 2020. At this time, the application portal is now closed and we are no longer accepting applications. The CAM Admissions Committee is now reviewing applications. If you have any questions regarding admission, please send your inquiry to Zellencia Harris at zellenciah@uchicago.edu.

When applying, applicants must use the online application. The following materials are required:

  • A copy of your transcript from each undergraduate or graduate institution you have attended
  • At least three letters of recommendation
  • GRE test scores (general exam required, subject test strongly recommended)
  • TOEFL or IELTS test scores if needed (see https://internationalaffairs.uchicago.edu/page/english-language-requirements to see if you are required to submit these scores)
  • Candidate statement
  • Resume or CV
  • $90 application fee