Human Movement Science


Program Degree Major Code Admissions
Term Deadline
Doctoral PhD HMSC Fall* June 14, 2022
Fall Graduate School Fellowships December 14, 2021 (Recommended)
Director of Graduate Admissions Johna Mihalik (
Graduate Coordinator Erik Wikstrom (
Address Program in Human Movement Science
CB# 8700, 305 Woollen
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
Phone 919-962-2260
Test Requirements
GRE not required
Letters of Recommendation 3
International Applicants Only TOEFL or IELTS score (no more than two years old)
Other Requirements

In addition to the University’s required application materials, applicants should review the information below for additional expectations or application requirements.

  1. Curriculum Vita;
  2. Personal statement outlining both short and long term career interests and compatibility of candidate with the HMSC program;
  3. Writing Sample
  4. A signed letter or copied email communication from a core faculty member in the HMSC program indicating that he/she is willing to consider mentoring the applicant.
*Only in unusual circumstances and after consultation with the program are other admission terms considered.