Admission to the M.A. Program in Women's Studies

Application Procedure

A complete application to the M.A. Program in Women's Studies includes:

Transcript(s) of undergraduate and any graduate education;
3 letters of recommendation;
Applicant's statement detailing background in women's studies; reasons for applying, and intellectual, research, or creative objectives for pursuing graduate work, along with a résumé;
2 relevant writing samples--acceptable submissions include papers accepted for formal coursework, authored reports for a community or political organization, creative work (with accompanying text), and/or published articles;
GRE scores may be submitted at applicant's discretion but are not required for consideration.

The deadlines for application are as follows: 1) Fall semester admission: with graduate assistantship consideration, February 15; without graduate assistantship, June 16. 2) Spring semester admission without graduate assistantship, November 1.

Application forms may be obtained online:

Link to: Courses in the Graduate Bulletin.