Admission Process - Document Submission

Admission Process - Document Submission

Learn more about our application process.

Degree-Seeking APPLICANTS 

  1. Complete the degree-seeking application. Once the application is processed, you will receive an email along with login credentials to the MyUSJ self-serve portal to use.
  2. Visit Commonly Used Documents for general and program specific admission documents. Submit completed documents via email attachment to [email protected] or U.S. mail; electronic transcripts are preferred. Monitor your document submissions online via the MyUSJ self-serve portal and notify [email protected] of any discrepancies.
  3. Candidates for the Master of Science degree in Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, and Nutrition (certificates included) require a preliminary planned program of study (see Commonly Used Documents). All other program staff will arrange an appointment with candidates to complete planned programs of study with a faculty advisor.
  4. Once all documents are received, the completed file will be submitted to the appropriate Program Director for an admission decision. Program Directors will advise Admissions of their decision and candidates will be notified. You may contact [email protected] for updates.

Non-Degree-Seeking applicants

  1. Complete the non-degree-seeking application. Once your application is processed, you will receive an email confirming receipt of your application.
  2. Submit your transcript(s) evidencing degree conferral and program prerequisites, if any, and your application fee.
  3. Your application and transcript(s) will be evaluated by Admission and you will be advised by a counselor of next steps.

Financial Aid:

All degree-seeking students who have been admitted to a graduate degree program are eligible for financial aid. For more information, contact the Office of Student Financial Services (860.231.5223) before registering for coursework.