How to Apply
November 2 Update
We are still waiting on a decision from the college regarding our exception request. Please check back for updates.
Although next year is uncertain, we are planning on hosting an online info session about our program on November 6 from 10:30-11:30 central time (GMT -6). You are welcome to attend and hopefully we will have more news to share. Register here.
Apply from September 10 - December 15
Our program is designed for scholars who intend to pursue careers in university-level research. For prospective students interested in Spanish or Portuguese interpreting or language instruction, please consider the graduate programs in the College of Education and Human Development.
All application materials must be submitted electronically through the online application system (unless indicated otherwise) by the deadline, December 15. Please refer to the application checklist below for important details. Applicants are accepted for admission fall semester only.
For more information pertaining to the Graduate School and the University of Minnesota, visit the Graduate School's page for prospective students.
- University of Minnesota Application & Fee
- TOEFL Test Scores
- Letters of Recommendation x3
- Research Statement
- Diversity Statement
- Writing Sample
- Extenuating Circumstances
- Five Minute Voice Sample