Deadlines for MPP, MIDP, MS-DSPP, and MPM programs
Applications have opened for 2024 enrollment.
We do not have rolling admissions. Find the deadlines for 2024 applications below:
Supporting Materials Due Date
Estimated Decision Released
Student Reply Deadline
December 1, 2023
December 8, 2023*
April 15, 2024
January 15, 2024
January 26, 2024*
April 20, 2024**
March 1, 2024
March 8, 2024*
May 1, 2024
*Applications that are still missing any required test scores, transcripts, or recommendations on this date may be pushed to the next decision release date or in the case of the final deadline, may be reviewed with missing materials. As such, please plan accordingly to make sure we receive all of your materials on time.
**Recipients of the McCourt Scholar award, Howard Scholar award and other fellowship awards may be asked to reply by April 15 irrespective of when the application was submitted.
To be considered for merit-based scholarships, including the McCourt Scholar Award, applicants need to indicate on the online application that they wish to be considered for scholarships and apply for either the Early Decision or Priority deadline. Aside from the timing, there is no difference between the Early Decision and Priority deadlines.
Early Decision and Priority deadline applicants will also be informed of other fellowship and scholarship opportunities as they become available (a separate application may be required).
Final deadline applicants will receive merit-based scholarship consideration and be notified of other opportunities if such funding remains.Back to Top
MPM/GMP Dual Program Deadline only: October 1, 2023
Only students currently enrolled in the GMP program at the Korea Development Institute may apply to this dual-degree program. Applications submitted and completed by the October 1 deadline will receive scholarship consideration and a decision by November 1, 2023.* MPM/GMP students will begin in the Spring 2024 semester.
MPM-National Urban Fellows Deadline: January 16, 2024
Applicants to the MPM-National Urban Fellows(NUF) program must apply by January 16 through the National Urban Fellows website. Applicants selected as semi-finalists for NUF will be invited to submit an application to the McCourt School of Public Policy at a later date. MPM-NUF students will begin in the Summer 2024 term.
Certificate in Health Policy Deadlines
Spring Entry Deadline: November 1, 2023
Summer Entry Deadline: March 1, 2024
Fall Entry Deadline: April 1, 2024
Applications for the Health Policy Certificate are considered on a rolling basis. Once your application is submitted and complete, you can expect to receive a decision in approximately 4-6 weeks. Scholarships are not available for the certificate program.Back to Top