Admissions

We will be accepting applications for Fall 2023 October 1st through December 1st. The application can be accessed here.”

BGS receives more than 2000 applications per year to its seven graduate groups.  Approximately 280 applicants are offered admission and 140 students enroll.  The application will be available ~October 1, and the deadline is December 1.  Graduate groups review applications in December and January and schedule interview weekends during January and February.  Final admissions decisions are made through a central BGS admissions committee on a rolling basis.  Notifications are made typically between mid-January and early March.  Applications to the MD/PhD and VMD/PhD programs are managed through separate processes, with input from the BGS graduate groups.

If you're considering applying to BGS, please visit our Information for Prospective Students page and the various pages under the 'Admissions' tab above.