Graduate Application Timeline

Our admissions process operates on a rolling basis, however we do recommend following the application guidelines below to ensure you can begin during your desired start term. If you are an international student, please consult the international admissions deadlines.

Graduate Domestic Deadlines

TERMSTART OF CLASSESDEADLINE FOR ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS
Fall 2022September 19, 2022September 6, 2022
Second Half Fall 2022October 31, 2022October 17, 2022
Winter 2023January 9, 2023December 19, 2022
Second Half Winter 2023February 21, 2023February 7, 2023
Spring 2023April 10, 2023March 27, 2023
Second Half Spring 2023May 22, 2023May 8, 2023
Summer 2023July 10, 2023June 26, 2023
Second Half Summer 2023August 7, 2023July 24, 2023
Fall 2023September 18, 2023September 5, 2023
Second Half Fall 2023October 30, 2023October 16, 2023

International students requiring F1 student visas should consult the following website for their specific deadlines: https://cps.northeastern.edu/admissions-aid/international-admissions/applications/international-application-timeline/.


Doctoral Applicants

PROGRAMDEADLINE
Doctor of EducationFall 2022:
Priority Deadline: 8/15/22
Final Deadline: 8/22/22
Start Date: 9/19/22

Winter 2023:
Priority Deadline: 11/30/22
Final Deadline: 12/14/22
Start Date: 1/9/23

Fall 2023:
Priority Deadline: 8/14/23
Final Deadline: 8/21/23
Start Date: 9/18/23
Doctorate in Law & PolicyFall 2022:
Final Deadline: 8/22/22
Start Date: 9/19/22

Winter 2023:
Final Deadline: 12/14/22
Start Date: 1/9/23

Summer 2023:
Final Deadline: 6/12/23
Start Date: 7/10/23

Fall 2023:
Final Deadline: 8/21/23
Start Date: 9/18/23
Transitional Doctor of Physical TherapyReference graduate domestic deadlines in chart above