Graduate applicants 

Use the Arts and Sciences website's ApplyYourself® service.  Select "Film and Media Studies-PHD" then choose your area of specialization on another pull-down menu.

Contact the Film and Media Studies graduate administrator with questions at 412-624-6564.

Deadlines vary depending on the Associated Department:

  • English: December 9
  • German: January 2
  • French: January 10
  • Hispanic, History of Art/Architecture, Slavic: January 15

Undergraduate Applicants

Undergraduate applicants are encouraged to apply online through the University of Pittsburgh Office of Admissions and Financial Aid.

Applying for a Minor in Film and Media Studies

The minor in Film and Media Studies is designed for the student who is majoring in another field, but wishes to do some concentrated work in film studies. Students wishing to work toward a minor in Film and Media Studies should declare with the undergraduate advising office in Thackeray Hall.

Non-U.S. Citizens

Non-U.S. citizens applying to the graduate program will need the International Graduate Student Supplemental Application Packet.