Application for Admission

Thank you for your interest in the Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences graduate programs! To apply for admission, select a department or complete the online application through the ApplyYourself Application Network.

Carefully read the application instructions which identify specific requirements for a particular degree program. Questions you may have can be answered by calling the contact listed under each graduate program.

Before selecting a department and completing the application, please read the information below. It is helpful to know that most Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences graduate programs require the following materials as part of the application processRefer to your program for specific requirements.

  • Completed application form
  • Personal statement
  • Transcript copies uploaded online
  • GRE score (some departments may require a specific minimum score)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Non-U.S. citizens: TOEFL or IELTS scores

Effective for 2013-2014 applicants: The required TOEFL score of 90 (with at least a score of 22 in all of the four sections of speaking, listening, reading and writing); The required minimum IELTS of 7.0 (with at least 6.5 in each of its four sections)

  • Non-U.S. citizens: International Graduate Student Supplemental Application Forms (submitted at the time of the departmental "recommendation for admission" to the Dean's Office)
    Academic Year 2013-2014 (PDF); Academic Year 2014-2015 (PDF)