Prospective Students

NOTE: The University of Memphis is implementing a new application process for graduates. If you have already begun the application process, go to 'Applications in Progress.' 

For All New Applicants

Graduate School Application Requirements:

Department of Anthropology Application Requirements:

Secure Online Application (link will go here)

If you have previously completed a graduate application to the University, all future graduate application fees are waived. Please contact Graduate Admissions (901-678-3685 or graduateadmissions@memphis.edu) for a coupon code for you to use within a day of submitting your next application.

Submission deadlines

Fall Semester:

  • January 31 - May 1
  • Applications submitted by January 31 will receive greater consideration for funding.
  • Applications received after May 1 will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Spring Semester:

  • September 1 - November 30

Prospective Student Resources

Mailing Addresses

Graduate School

Office of Graduate Admissions      
101 Wilder Tower
The University of Memphis
Memphis, TN 38152
Phone: 901.678-3685
Fax: 901678.5023

Department of Anthropology

Dr. Ted Maclin, Graduate Coordinator
Department of Anthropology
302B Manning Hall
The University of Memphis
Memphis, TN 38152
Phone: 901.678.2080
Fax: 901.678.2069