New Student Checklist

Prior to admission:

  • Apply for Admission prior to deadlines;
  • Complete the Online Application
  • International Student must complete the Paper Application;
  • Include official transcript(s) of previous education institutions;
  • Provide two letters of recommendation;
  • Provide a personal statement;
  • Submit the $50 application fee (money order or cashier’s check);
  • Apply for Financial Aid by February 1;
  • Please read the new requirements for immunizations.

Once admitted:

  • Get appropriate vaccinations and complete the MedProctor upload (immunization information)
  • Contact your program coordinator about departmental assistantships, scholarships, and other financial opportunities;
  • Make arrangements for housing;
  • Obtain the Student Scheduling Guide (provided by the Registrar). Take note of the Graduate Evening Registration date, first day of classes, and other important dates and deadlines;