The LSUHSC School of Public Health uses a centralized admissions system by the Association of Schools and Programs in Public Health’s Schools of Public Health Application Service (SOPHAS).

You may access the SOPHAS website ( to see all of the LSUHSC deadlines for admissions for fall, spring and summer enrollment.

Please note that all* applications must be processed through SOPHAS unless otherwise noted.

*Application to the Bachelor of Science in Public Health (BSPH) program does not require the SOPHAS application service. The BSPH application is completed online directly through the School of Public Health. To apply click here.

LSUHSC School of Public Health 2020/2021 Application Deadlines:

Start TermProgram NameApplicant TypeScholarship Priority DeadlineDeadline Dates
Spring 2021ENHS & HPSMInternational applicantsN/A9/1/2020
Spring 2021ENHS & HPSMUS applicantsN/A11/1/2020
Summer 2021BCHS, ENHS, EPID & HPSMInternational applicantsN/A2/15/2021
Summer 2021BCHS, ENHS, EPID & HPSMUS applicantsN/A4/1/2021
Summer 2021DVM/MPHAll applicantsN/A5/1/2021
Summer 2021MD/MPHAll applicantsN/A5/1/2021
Summer 2021MSW/MPHAll applicantsN/A5/1/2021
Fall 2021MPH & MSInternational applicants2/1/20215/1/2021
Fall 2021MPH & MSUS applicants2/1/20217/1/2021
Fall 2021PhDAll applicants2/1/20213/1/2021
Fall 2021BSPHInternational applicantsN/A5/15/2021
Fall 2021BSPHUS applicantsN/A7/15/2021