Graduate Studies Admission
Complete application packets, i.e., the online admission application, all transcripts of college level academic work, an application fee, and immunization record, for admission must be received by the applicable deadline to receive consideration the chosen semester. Additional materials are required by individual department/programs and are required for an application packet to be considered complete. Check the specific program requirements to ensure you are aware of all of the required materials. Complete application packets received after the deadline may be deferred to the next admission cycle (semester).
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An individual who wishes to apply for admission to graduate study and who possesses
qualifications appropriate to the described criteria can access information and application
materials and apply online here.
Although paper applications are accepted, online application is preferred. Paper applications should be mailed to:
Hammond, LA 70402
The academic year comprises two regular semesters, beginning in August and January, and a summer session beginning in May/June. For specific dates, see the Application Deadlines on the University Web site. An individual who submits an application for admission should act promptly to see that all required supporting documentation is received at least by the application deadlines. An individual must have a valid admission status in the Office for Graduate Studies to secure enrollment in graduate study.