Program Degree Major Code Admissions
Term Deadline
Master’s MA LING Fall* May 10, 2022
Fall Graduate School Fellowships December 14, 2021 (Recommended)
Director of Graduate Admissions Elliott Moreton (
Graduate Coordinator Patrick Evans (
Address Department of Linguistics
CB# 3155, Smith Building
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
Phone 919-962-1192
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.

Writing Sample – a class paper or other sample of your academic writing

Information about the Hispanic Linguistics dual degree program (MA/PhD) can be found here.

For full consideration for financial aid, please submit your application by December 14, 2021.

*Only in unusual circumstances and after consultation with department is admission for other semesters considered.