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Before You Begin...

Please review the following information:

  • The only way to apply to one of our graduate programs (masters, specialist or doctoral) is to apply online.  The application should take approximately 15-20 minutes.
  • Supported Web Browsers include:
    - Firefox (latest)
    - Chrome (latest)
    - Safari 4/5
    - IE 8 x32/x64
    - IE 9 x32/x64
  • You MUST check individual program deadlines and requirements .  If you apply after the deadline date, your application will be processed for the next appropriate semester.
  • Some programs require a supplemental application, interviews, personal statements, or other materials not included in the general online graduate admission application. Please contact your graduate program directly for additional requirements.
  • Your application will not be forwarded to the graduate program for consideration until the application fee is paid. The $30 fee must be paid within 30 business days or your application will be automatically deleted from the database.

I am applying as a(n)...

Domestic Degree Seeking Student

  • A student who plans to earn a graduate degree
  • Qualifies to receive financial aid and other graduate student benefits
  • U.S. Citizen or permanent resident alien holding a green card
  • Visa holders with the exception of F and J
  • Detailed Instructions...

International Student

  • Must meet the same academic requirements as domestic students
  • If attending graduate school on an: F or J visa
  • Detailed Instructions...


Domestic Non-Degree Seeking Student

  • A student who plans to take courses to complete a job related responsibility or for personal enrichment, etc.
  • Not eligible to receive financial aid
  • U.S. Citizen or permanent resident alien holding a green card
  • Go here before beginning the application process...

Combined Degree Seeking Student

  • Combined bachelor’s to master’s degrees allow current FAU undergraduates to take graduate courses in their senior year that count towards a master’s degree.
  • Visit the Pathways to Graduate Education website for more information and to apply for a combined bachelor's to master's degree program. The application process is different from the standard graduate program application.


Important Links

Pay Application Fee
Application Status
Residency Instructions and FAQs
Supplemental Application
Graduate Programs
Letter of Recommendation Form
 
 Last Modified 9/7/16