- Fall priority admission: February 1
- Spring priority admission: November 1
- Summer admission
- Required materials
- Application form and fee
- Statement of purpose*
- 2 letters of recommendation
- GRE scores
- Writing sample**
*Statement of Purpose: Explain how your research interests are relevant to the research conducted by the Department's faculty.
**Writing Sample: recent written work of substantial length (senior thesis, research paper, or interpretative essay).