How to Apply


Students apply to the doctoral program in English through the Graduate School


The doctoral program in English accepts applications for the Fall term only.  The application deadline for Fall 2020 admission is Tuesday, December 10, 2019.  

We do not require the GRE subject test.

Application Process

Graduate School Online Application

You can begin the application process by clicking here.  

Please note that a writing sample is required.  The writing sample is to be submitted with your other materials through the Graduate School's admissions portal. The sample should be uploaded as a PDF and must not be longer than 25 pages.  Please be sure to put your name at the top each page.