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Application Information

Fall applications are no longer being accepted. 

Are you locked out of your graduate application? 

If, for any reason, you are locked out of your graduate application, also known as your Friend Account, please contact Rackham Graduate Admissions at 734-764-8129 or email them at in order to have your access unlocked.

Michigan's Ph.D. program takes an average of 7 years to complete. We do not offer a terminal Master's degree program.

West Hall

Application Fee Waivers

Application fee waivers are no longer available.

Reminder: The FLAS application deadline is January 15, 2017 (11:59 PM EST). If you plan to submit a FLAS application, please complete the FLAS Intent form above and email it to

Also, when completing the application, please list Katia Kitchen ( as the contact for Anthropology admissions so that your graduate application will be uploaded to your FLAS application.