Application Deadlines & Process  

NYU Wagner utilizes an online application and does not accept paper applications. The application fee is $85.

The table below defines the timeline by which applications are processed and decisions released. Applicants seeking merit-based aid are encouraged to complete the application process as early as possible.

If you have questions about the application process, please contact wagner.admissions@nyu.edu (campus-based programs) OR wagner.online@nyu.edu (Online MHA). You are also encouraged to visit us during drop-in advising hours or sign up for an admissions consultation with one of our counselors.

 

CAMPUS-BASED PROGRAMS 

The BELOW DATES AND DEADLINES ARE FOR FALL 2021 ENROLLMENT ONLY.
THE APPLICATIONS FOR SPRING 2022 AND Fall 2022 enrollment will open in early september 2021.

Programs APPLICATION DEADLINE

Master's & Executive Master's
(MPA, MUP, MSPP, EMPA)

  • Priority Scholarship Consideration Deadline - Extended to December 18, 2020
    You will be notified by March 1, 2021

  • Added February Deadline - February 8, 2021
    You will be notified by April 5, 2021

  • Final Deadline - May 1, 2021
    You will be notified by June 7, 2021

  • Extended Domestic Deadline - June 1, 2021
    You will be notified by June 28, 2021

Doctoral (PhD)

  • Only Deadline - November 30, 2020
    You will be notified by March 1, 2021

Advanced Certificate & Non-degree

  • Final Deadline - May 1, 2021
    You will be notified by June 7, 2021

  • Extended Domestic Deadline - June 1, 2021
    You will be notified by June 28, 2021

Dual Degrees

  • Current NYU undergrads applying to a dual degree program – BA-MPA, BA-MUP, BS-MUP – should submit their Wagner application by December 18, 2020.

  • All other dual degree programs – MPA-MA, MPA-MBA, MPA/MUP-JD, MPA-MD, MPA-Global MPH, EMPA-MSW – require independent applications to each school. These applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their application to Wagner by our priority scholarship deadline (December 18, 2020), but are also welcome to submit through our final application deadline.

    Please contact partner schools to determine their respective application deadlines and processes.

 

 

ONLINE MHA PROGRAM

Please visit our Online MHA-focused website for more information about key dates and deadlines. 

 

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