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The Graduate Program in Human Development and Social Policy

School of Education and Social Policy

2120 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
Northwestern University

Phone: 847/491-4329

Email: hdsp_sesp@northwestern.edu

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HDSP students learn how to design research that links policy and development.

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Application Details

For the fall of 2020, the admissions application cycle is currently open. Applications are accepted for fall quarter matriculation only. All applicants must meet the deadline of Dec. 2, 2019Incomplete applications will not be considered for admission. Applicants are encouraged to contact program assistant Nicole Tryling at any time. Additional information for prospective students may be found on The Graduate School website. You may also view frequently asked questions about admissions.

Application Timeline

December - On-Line Application due to The Graduate School
January - Faculty Begin the Application Review Process
January  - Faculty Issue Interview Invitations
February - HDSP Interview Day, Northwestern University's Evanston Campus
March - Faculty Send Admit Letter Offers to Admitted Candidates
April -  Council of Graduate Schools Admit Letter Acceptance Deadline Council of Graduate Schools

Application Materials

All application documents must be submitted electronically. We do not accept paper copies of application documents. The following application documents are required:


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Nicole Tryling - Program Assistant

Contact Us

The Graduate Program in Human Development and Social Policy

School of Education and Social Policy

2120 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
Northwestern University

Phone: 847/491-4329

Email: hdsp_sesp@northwestern.edu