Prospective Students

MAGA: Michigan Anthropology Graduate Association

Michigan's Ph.D. program takes on average 8 years to complete. We do not offer a terminal Master's degree program.

Department of Anthropology Applicant FAQs

If you don't find an answer to your question, try our Application Handbook and/or the Rackham website. If you still don't find answers to your questions, contact the Graduate Program Assistant, Adam Mael, at or 734.936.7933 with specific questions.

To view the Anthropology Applicant FAQs, please click here.

Application Handbook

To view the University of Michigan Graduate Study in Anthropology Application Handbook for Fall 2013, please click here.

To view the Application Checklist for Fall 2013, please click here.

FLAS Fellowship Intent Form

To view the FLAS Fellowship Intent Form, please click here.

Description of Interest Form (for Change of Program applicants only)

To view the Description of Interest Form, please click here.

Rackham Online Application for Admission

To visit the Rackham Graduate School and the University of Michigan, please click here.

Joint Programs