Ph.D. Admissions

The Department of Government at Georgetown University accepts applications to the Ph.D. program for admission through the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Students apply to one of the four political science subfields, and the department uses holistic criteria to select the best applicants for the program. For more information, see below, or email

Policy on Re-entry to Ph.D. Program

Ph.D. Program Information Session Dates


**Please check this page for updates on future info session dates.** 

Graduate School Admissions

Please be sure to review the Graduate School Admissions Application Procedures page and the Admissions Requirements Checklist.