What You Need to Apply

With the submission of your graduate application comes additional requirements and deadlines that are specific to your graduate program. This handy checklist can help you to get organized and make sure nothing gets missed. If you have any questions about items on the checklist, your Admissions Officer would be happy to assist you.


  • Get Organized

    Review the requirements

    Submit your application

    Request transcript(s)

    Request recommendation letter(s)

    Review Financial Aid Information

    Look at specifics for your chosen graduate program

  • Writing and Editing

    Send thank-you notes to recommendation writers

    Draft initial essay

    Proofread essay for spelling and grammar

    Have at least two people read your essay

  • Submit Your Application

    Submit FAFSA

    Make copies of all application materials

    Sign and send application

    Submit financial aid forms, if needed