FAQ

When do I ​apply for Fall adm​ission? (The deadline is different on the Graduate School website)

The Graduate School deadline is July 1 for Fall admission, but you must follow the academic departmental deadlines to be considered.

The Lamar Dodd School of Art deadlines:
Art Education (M.A.Ed., Ph.D. in Art) - January 1st
Art History (M.A., Ph.D. in Art) - January 1st
Studio Art (M.F.A.) - January 7th

When ​do I apply for Spring admission?

MFA program does not review or accept applicants for Spring or Summer
Art History does not review or accept applicants for Spring or Summer

Art Education (M.A.Ed., Ph.D. in Art) - August 1st

Do I need to take the GRE to apply to the MFA program?

No, only the Art History and Art Education areas require a GRE test score.

How can I be sure my materials are received?

With the new online application, you are in control of uploading your materials.  There is no submit button.  After the deadline you will no longer have access to your application and the faculty will begin the review process. If you have questions about the status of your application, please contact gradarts@uga.edu. 

When s​hould I expect to hear if I have been accepted?

4 to 6 weeks after the application deadline. If you are accepted, you will receive an email and an official letter in the mail. 

How do I apply for an assistantship?

Fill out and submit an assistantship application with your graduate application. 

What is the cost of tuition?

Please go to the Bursar's Office Division site.
Choose your semester, location: ATHENS, program: GRADUATES