When you come to Harris, you’ll learn how to transform policy for good. But first, there are a few important steps to take.

Stay ahead of the curve and complete these next steps before starting classes in fall 2020.

April & May Deadlines

  • As soon as possible: File FAFSA for federal financial aid
  • April 15, 2020: Deposits due for early action and first round admits
  • Mid-May 2020: Deposits due for second round admits 

Read the details for April & May deadlines.

June & July Deadlines

  • June 1, 2020: Students may begin Grad PLUS loan application
    (Please note: the required credit check is valid for 180 days from when you begin your Grad PLUS loan application)
  • June 1, 2020: Deadline to claim your UChicago email and CNetID
  • June 1, 2020: Deadline for submitting your transcript
  • June 12, 2020: Complete math self-assessments
  • June 26, 2020: Deadline to register for math camp
  • June 30, 2020: Deadline for federal financial aid
  • July 31, 2020: Deadline for submitting your transcript (for degrees conferred in summer 2019)

Read the details for June & July deadlines.

August Deadlines

  • August 6, 2020: Day One of the Academic English Pre-Matriculation Program
  • August 17, 2020: Day One of Jumpstart
  • August 28, 2020: Deadline to complete online orientation modules
  • August 31, 2020: Day One of Math Camp
  • August 31, 2020: Day One of Mathematical Methods for PhD/MACRM students

Read the details for August deadlines.

September & October Deadlines

  • September 1, 2020: Deadline for submitting proof of immunization
  • September 10-11, 2020: Autumn pre-registration period
  • September 18, 2020: Deadline to complete CliftonStrengths Leadership Assessment
  • September 21-25, 2020: Welcome Week
  • September 21, 2020: Required math exams 
  • September 22, 2020: Autumn Quarter bill due date
  • September 29, 2020: Day One of the Autumn Academic Quarter
  • October 16, 2020: Deadline to confirm/waive University Student Health Insurance (U-SHIP)

Read the details for September & October deadlines.