We are pleased you are considering joining one of the graduate degree programs in the UC Berkeley School of Information. Our MIMS and Ph.D. programs accept applications once a year, for admission in the fall semester. Our MIDS program accepts applications on a rolling basis; students may start the MIDS program three times per year: January, May, and September.

Application deadlines:

Start date: May 2016
Early application deadline: January 19, 2016
Final application deadline: February 16, 2016
Start date: September 2016
Early application deadline: May 9, 2016
Final application deadline: June 6, 2016
Online application

Start date: Fall 2016
Application deadline: December 1, 2015
Online application

Start date: Fall 2016
Application deadline: January 6, 2016
Online application


For information about taking a single I School class, without applying for a degree program, see Enrolling in I School Courses.