The 2020 GSAS Application is closed.

The 2021 GSAS Application will open in September.

Thank you for your interest in applying to the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences of Columbia University. One of the nation’s oldest and most distinguished graduate schools, GSAS confers graduate degrees in the humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences. Our renowned faculty works with students to cultivate advanced knowledge and offer preparation for a variety of careers.

Approximately 3,400 students study and conduct research alongside more than 800 faculty members at our home in New York City. The Graduate School offers master’s and doctoral programs in the departments of Columbia’s Faculty of Arts and Sciences, as well as interdisciplinary and inter-school programs that link GSAS with other schools at the university and throughout the world.

Application Deadlines

View a list of application deadlines.