Program Regulations

General regulations concerning admission and advanced degrees in the Graduate College of the University of Illinois are set forth in A Handbook for Graduate Students and Advisers which, along with other information and forms, can be accessed at the Illinois Grad College website.  Graduate students in philosophy are expected to be familiar with these, as well as with the special regulations set forth below.

Here is a link to the most recent version of the Graduate Student Handbook, which was last updated in summer 2020:

The previously existing version of the department's policies and regulations may also contain information relevant to students who entered the Graduate Program in Philosophy prior to the academic year 2020-21: