Illini Union

Community Health:

Master of Public Health

Assess community needs. Develop innovative solutions. Implement impactful programs and policies. Focus on prevention. Build stronger, healthier communities.

How to Apply: MPH

Application Deadlines

Deadline info- we take and review applications on a rolling basis. Deadlines this year are:

March 1, 2020 - Priority deadline for scholarship consideration

April 1, 2020 - Final deadline for international students (to allow time for visa processing)

May 1, 2020 - Final deadline for domestic students

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  • Applicants to the MPH program should submit their application through SOPHAS.
  • Application opens in August, 2019.
  • Applications to the MPH are accepted on a rolling basis. The earlier an application is received, the earlier it will be reviewed.
  • The MPH program only accepts applications for Fall terms. We do not have Spring or Summer term start dates.

A Complete Application Includes:


*Other instructions:

  1. The GRE code for the University of Illinois MPH Program is 4229.
  2. Official transcripts are required to be sent directly to SOPHAS from all U.S. and English-speaking Canadian institutions. If you attended a foreign school or earned your degree outside of the United States, you must have your foreign coursework evaluated by the World Educational Services (WES). SOPHAS will only accept evaluations obtained directly from WES. For more information, please visit this page.

Contact Information

  • MPH Program
  • Department of Kinesiology and Community Health
  • 1206 S. Fourth Street
  • Champaign, IL 61820
  • Phone: 217-300-0330
  • Email:

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