Deadline to Apply

All applicants are encouraged to check their chosen academic department websites for application deadlines. A list of academic departments and applicant links can be found in the Graduate School directory. You're advised to monitor both your regular mail (sent to the mailing address you provided on your electronic application) and your personal e-mail account to stay informed of any additional requirements for your application.

Students applying for readmission, who left the University of Memphis on suspension, must be fully readmitted by the following dates:

  • Fall - August 1
  • Spring - January 1
  • Summer - May 1

To determine eligibility and view deadlines for scholarships , please visit the Scholarship Office website.

International students are cautioned to plan extra time for their application and admissions processes. Suggested dates follow.

International Applicants Currently in the US

Term of Attendance Submit Application Immigration Documentation Completion
Fall July 1 August 1
Spring December 1 January 1
Summer April 1 May 1

International Applicants Not in the US (first time F1 visa holders)

Term of Attendance Submit Application Immigration Documentation Completion
Fall May 1 July 1
Spring September 1 Octobre 15
Summer February 1 April 1

Additional deadlines all applicants should be aware of include: