Graduate Admission Process
The Graduate Admission Office promises that you will have a thoughtful and timely response to your completed application. We are here to provide you with support during the admissions process, and to make the experience as transparent as possible while maintaining your privacy. The admission process can vary by program. Please see the application checklist to ensure you have completed all necessary components.
IMPORTANT: You may submit one application per semester, and you can check the status of an existing application at any time.
We expect that the application for those seeking 2015 entry will be available between August 1 and August 15. We encourage you to wait until we have announced that the 2015 application has opened before starting a profile in the online system.
Application Fee Waiver Eligibility
The Graduate Admission Office will waive the application fee for students who are currently members or alumni of the following programs:
- The US Military
- Management Leadership for Tomorrow MBA Fellows
- The Peace Corps
- Teach for America
- City Year Corps
- Education Pioneers
To take advantage of this fee waiver, applicants should complete the entire online application. Once you reach the payment screen, please email admissions with your name, affiliation and University Identification (UID) number. Please state in the email that you have been offered an application fee waiver and your application is ready to be submitted. The admissions team will be happy to submit the application for you and send you a confirmation of submission.
Upon receiving and reviewing your application, the Admission Committee may contact you to schedule an interview. Interviews are offered only by invitation with a limited number of Off-Campus Interviews available.
Deadlines vary according to program. Please review the Application Deadline schedule and plan accordingly.