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 2019/2020 Application Deadlines:

Start TermProgram NameApplicant TypeApplication Deadline
Spring 2020ENHS & HPSMInternational applicantsClosed
Spring 2020ENHS & HPSMUS applicantsClosed
Summer 2020BCHS, ENHS, EPID & HPSMInternational applicants2/15/2020
Summer 2020BCHS, ENHS, EPID & HPSMUS applicants4/1/2020
Summer 2020DVM/MPHAll applicants5/1/2020
Summer 2020MD/MPHAll applicants5/1/2020
Summer 2020MSW/MPHAll applicants5/1/2020
Fall 2020BSPH, MPH & MSInternational applicants5/1/2020
Fall 2020MPH & MSUS applicants7/1/2020
Fall 2020BSPHUS applicants7/31/2020
Fall 2020PhDAll applicants2/1/2020