Master’s Application Checklist

Application Deadlines
Spring: January 15th
Summer: June 15th
Fall: September 15th  

Please note: The GRE is NO LONGER REQUIRED.

1. Complete Online Application (Fill out the form below for access)

2. Official Transcripts
Applicants are required to submit official transcripts from all previously attended schools either electronically or in sealed envelopes.  Applicants who have taken courses or earned a degree from a foreign institution are required to submit an official transcript evaluation from World Education Services (WES) or Globe Language Services.

3. Two Letters of Recommendation 
Two (2) letters of recommendation – one professional and one academic are preferred.  Letters of recommendation can be uploaded directly to your online application or e-mailed to 

4. Writing Assessment
Once you have submitted the online application, you will receive an e-mail from UMSV’s Graduate Studies office with a writing assessment that should be completed and e-mailed to

5. Resume / CV 

If you have questions about the status of your application, please contact
Jessica Haylock or by phone at (718) 923-9333, ext. 836.

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