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Prospective Students

Admission to BOTH the Graduate School and the Department of Anthropology is required. Application packets should be sent simultaneously and to the appropriate corresponding entity. To ensure that your application gets proper and timely attention, do not send your Graduate School application to the Department of Anthropology.

Submission deadlines:

Spring Semester:

  • November 13

Fall Semester:

  • January 31 for the program plus assistantship.*
  • Applications will be accepted through May 1**, however, applications submitted by January 31 will receiver greater consideration for funding.

*Applications for assistantships must have submitted complete applications, including GRE scores, letters of recommendation, letter of intent, writing sample, and transcripts by this deadline. 
**Applications received after May 1 will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Summer Semester:

  • May 1 for entrance into the Graduate School and the departmental program.

Graduate School Application Packet Requirements:

Department of Anthropology Application Packet Requirements:

Prospective Student Resources

Mailing Addresses

Graduate School

Office of Graduate Admissions      
101 Wilder Tower
The University of Memphis
Memphis, TN 38152
Phone: (901) 678-2911
Fax: (901) 678-5023

Department of Anthropology

Dr. Keri Brondo, Graduate Coordinator
Department of Anthropology
316 Manning Hall
The University of Memphis
Memphis, TN 38152
Phone: (901) 678-2080
Fax: (901) 678-2069

 

 

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