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
Application Deadlines:

Start TermProgram NameApplicant TypeScholarship Priority DeadlineDeadline Dates
SpringENHS & HPSMInternational applicantsN/ASeptember 1
SpringENHS & HPSMUS applicantsN/ANovember 1
SpringBSPHUS applicantsN/ADecember 15
SummerBCHS, ENHS, EPID & HPSMInternational applicantsN/AFebruary 15
SummerBCHS, ENHS, EPID & HPSMUS applicantsN/AApril 1
SummerBSPHUS applicantsN/AApril 29
SummerDVM/MPHAll applicantsN/AMay 1
SummerMD/MPHAll applicantsN/AMay 1
SummerMSW/MPHAll applicantsN/AMay 1
FallMPH & MSInternational applicantsFebruary 1May 1
FallMPH & MSUS applicantsFebruary 1July 1
FallPhDAll applicantsFebruary 1March 1
FallBSPHUS applicantsN/AJuly 22