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The Department of Philosophy offers one of the leading philosophy graduate programs in the world. The department emphasizes broad and intensive training in the analytic tradition across the main areas of the discipline. Graduate students and faculty alike benefit from a highly collegial philosophical community. 

For information about our programs, please use the navigation on the left or the links below. If you still have questions after reading through the information in these sections, please use our contacts page to find the appropriate person for your inquiry.

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Ph.D. Application

Application and admissions information for the Ph.D. program

M.A. Program

Overview of our M.A. program, with links to the application and requirements

Admissions F.A.Q.

Answers to the most common questions we receive regarding admissions and applications

Financial Support

Overview of the financial support offered to philosophy Ph.D. students


Guidelines for visiting graduate students and postdoctorates


Ph.D. Regulations

Overview of requirements for the Ph.D. program


Information regarding the process to achieving candidacy


List of available graduate courses within the department


Guidelines for Ph.D. advising and feedback processes

Reading & Working Groups

List of current graduate reading and working groups and their leaders