How to Apply

Interested students are encouraged to contact a core faculty member in the Human Paleobiology graduate program, to discuss their interests and learn more about the curriculum and resources. Please visit the Admissions page for information about the application process. The deadline for applications to be considered for admission for the PhD program is December 1st. The application deadline for the MS program is February 1.

Please Note:  GW has two graduate programs allied with the department of Anthropology (Anthropology and Human Paleobiology).  Please make sure that you apply to the appropriate graduate program in Human Paleobiology.  Otherwise, your application may not be considered by our program.

For more general information about admission to GW graduate programs, please contact:

The George Washington University                            
Graduate Admissions
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
801 22nd Street, NW, Suite 107
Washington DC 20052

Tel: 202-994-6210
Fax: 202-994-6213
E-mail: [email protected]




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