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
Fall 2019BIOS, ENHS, HPSM & MS BIOSInternational applicantsClosed
Fall 2019BIOS, ENHS, HPSM & MS BIOSUS applicantsClosed
Fall 2019BCHS & EPIDInternational applicantsClosed
Fall 2019BCHS & EPIDUS applicantsClosed
Fall 2019PhD BIOSAll applicantsClosed
Fall 2019PhD CHSAll applicantsClosed
Fall 2019PhD EPIDAll applicantsClosed
Fall 2019MSW/MPHAll applicants8/1/2019
Fall 2019BSPHAll applicants8/1/2019
Spring 2020ENHS & HPSMInternational applicants9/1/2019
Spring 2020ENHS & HPSMUS applicants11/1/2019
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 2020MPH & MSInternational applicants5/1/2020
Fall 2020MPH & MSUS applicants7/1/2020
Fall 2020PhDAll applicants2/1/2020