Deadlines and Fees

Prospective applicants are encouraged to explore our fields of study to confirm deadline information and specific requirements by academic department or program.


The application for fall 2023 admission is now open.

Application Fee


View information about application fee waivers below.


The application must be submitted, and all required supporting material must be uploaded, by the deadline below. Earlier applications are encouraged; late applications are not accepted. Deadline dates are subject to change up until September 1. All applications are due by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on the date of the deadline.

Deadline Fields of Study

November 18, 5:00 EST

  • Classics - Pre-Doctoral Fellowship**

November 21

  • Neuroscience*
  • Psychology*

December 1

  • Art and Archeology
  • Biophysics*
  • Chemical and Biological Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science*
  • East Asian Studies
  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • Economics
  • English
  • History
  • History of Science
  • Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
  • Molecular Biology
  • Program in Population Studies
  • Program in Plasma Physics
  • Quantitative and Computational Biology

December 15

  • Anthropology
  • Applied and Computational Mathematics
  • Astrophysical Sciences
  • Classics**
  • Comparative Literature*
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • French and Italian
  • Mathematics*
  • Near Eastern Studies*
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Politics
  • Princeton School of Public and International Affairs*
  • Sociology

January 3

  • Architecture
  • Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Finance
  • Geosciences
  • German
  • Musicology
  • Music Composition
  • Operations Research and Financial Engineering
  • Religion
  • Slavic Languages and Literature
  • Spanish and Portuguese*

*Indicates a change in the application deadline from last year.

** Deadline for Classics Pre-doctoral Fellowship has been extended to November 18


Application Fee Waivers