Master of Public Health

Information for Admitted Students


Congratulations on your recent admission to the Master of Public Health (MPH) program at the University of Chicago. I look forward to welcoming you to the UChicago community. Our offer of admission reflects our belief that the resources and opportunities available to you at UChicago will help you achieve your educational and career goals; at the same time, we believe your qualifications and individual strengths will enhance our MPH community and the University at large.

As you prepare for the next step in your educational journey, the following resources will help you better understand what to expect as an MPH student at UChicago. Remember that you must accept your offer of admission via the Reply to Offer of Admission form, and pay your nonrefundable $250 enrollment deposit, no later than April 15 to secure your spot in the program.

If you have any questions that aren’t answered here, please contact us at

Diane LauderdaleSincerely,

Diane S. Lauderdale, PhD
Louis Block Professor of Public Health Sciences and the College
Department Chair, Department of Public Health Sciences