The Human Biology and Society major application cycle for Spring 2024 is now live. Any interested second-year student (whether or not they are pre-HBS) must apply during this cycle. Be sure to check out the informational video below and the FAQ document for additional details and information. Applications to the Society and Genetics minor will re-open late Summer/ early Fall.


Human Biology & Society (B.A. & B.S.) Major

DEADLINE: April 12, 2024 at 3 PM. This deadline is final.

The Human Biology and Society, B.A. and B.S. Major Applications for Spring 2024 are now available. Please be advised that this application cycle is open to the Class of 2026 only. If you are a first-year hoping to graduate in 3 years, you may apply to this cycle IF you are meeting minimum eligibility requirements. Feel free to also consult with ISG advisor Frenz Cabison to discuss a timeline that can potentially work for your academic goals.

All applications must be submitted through the Google Form.  To complete the HBS application, you will need to log on using your g[dot]ucla[dot]edu email account. Please be prepared to fill out the Google form in one sitting.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Please wait until your grades for Winter 2024 are posted before submitting the application.

Not ready to fill out the application form yet? Feel free to make a copy of the following document to draft your responses. While navigating the application, it is highly recommended that you review the informational video found on the resources section below.


Before emailing any questions to, please review the following resources:

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Society and Genetics Minor

The Society and Genetics minor application for Fall 2024 will be live late Summer/ early Fall. Please be advised that only Class of 2026 (rising juniors/ first-year transfers) will be eligible to apply.


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