Contact Us

Mailing address:
The Committee on Social Thought
1130 East 59th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637

For general inquiries and faculty-related queries:
Department Administrator
Souvik De
Phone: 773-702-8427

For inquiries related to student records or student affairs:
Graduate Student Affairs Administrator
Megan Swartz
Phone: 773-834-8947

Prospective PhD Program Applicants
Admissions to the University of Chicago are processed on the divisional level and questions
regarding application status or issues with the application portal should be directed to the
Social Sciences Divisional site. You may also email inquiries to
For questions concerning graduate financial aid, click here to be directed to Division of the
Social Sciences site.

Admissions decisions can be expected by the end of February.