Applications and Deadlines

Interested applicants should contact relevant faculty members to discuss their academic and professional goals before applying. All application materials must be submitted by February 15 to be considered for admission with funding.

The final deadline for applying for Fall admission is April 1 (note that this is admission only and is NOT the deadline if you wish to be considered for graduate funding, see above).

Occasionally some students are allowed to begin during the spring semester. The final deadline for an application for Spring admission is November 1.

We are glad you are interested in the Geography Graduate Program at USM. We are happy to provide you with additional information about our department, program, or university. We look forward to continuing our long-standing legacy of excellence in geographic education and to the ongoing development of our graduate program as we strive to provide quality, relevant graduate education to future scholars and leaders.