Your Starting Point for Graduate Study
Welcome to Graduate Admissions at the University of Hartford. We look forward to being your central resource as you begin your graduate career.
We invite you to explore our programs, events, and frequently asked questions. When you request information, you will receive in-depth information about your program of interest as well as general information about Graduate Studies at the University of Hartford.
If you need any support during the application or admissions process, please reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org so we can assist you.
Ready to apply? General application requirements are noted below. However, as application requirements vary by college and program, please refer to the individual program websites for more information.
All graduate applicants are required to submit the following:
- Online application form
- Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate schools attended
- Letter of intent detailing your interest in the program and goals
- Non-refundable application fee of $50. CAS applicants are required to pay a non-refundable processing fee in lieu of an application fee as designated by the CAS
- Professional resume and/or curriculum vitae
Some graduate programs require the following:
- Audition fee of $40 (Hartt School Applicants)
- One to three letters of recommendation
- Official GRE and GMAT, PRAXIS or MCAT (if required)
- Supplemental documents
International applicants are also required to submit the below materials:
- Transcript evaluation: International transcripts must be evaluated with grades by a NACES member credential evaluation service. If the transcript is written in English, a course-by-course evaluation is still required, as grading systems vary from country to country. Visit NACES for a complete list of members.
- Students who are non-native speakers of the English language are required to submit scores from one of the following English-proficiency tests.
- TOEFL: minimum of 80 (Internet-based test – iBT), and 550 (Paper-based test – PBT Total).
- PTE: minimum score of 58
- IELTS: minimum score of 6.5 overall
- You can qualify for the English Proficiency Waiver if you fit one of the following two categories:
- You are an International applicant whose native language is English.
- You are an International applicant holding a bachelor’s or master's degree from a country where the native language is English.
- If you believe that you meet one of these criteria, please email email@example.com.
- Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, students applying for admission to a graduate degree program will be permitted to apply using the Versant four skills or Duolingo test as proof of English proficiency for the spring/January 2021 and fall/August 2021 semesters only. Students who submit Versant or Duolingo test scores may be required to retest upon arrival to campus.
- Admitted students will be required to submit a passport, and financial documents that indicate financial capability and responsibility for at least the first year of enrollment (tuition, fees, and living expenses). If you are not personally funding your tuition, your sponsor must submit a sponsor certification and submit official financial documentation.
Please view our Frequently Asked Questions to assist you with the application process.
Application Dates and Deadlines
Most of our graduate programs admit students on a rolling basis. Some programs have specific priority and/or application deadlines. Please refer to the individual program websites for more information. Upcoming deadlines are noted below.
|Summer and Fall 2021 Application Deadlines||Program(s)|
|Feb 15, 2021 - Priority Deadline||Organizational Psychology (On Ground), MS*|
|April 15, 2021 - Priority Deadline||Early Childhood Education, MEd*|
|June 1, 2021 - Priority Deadline||Transitional Prosthetics & Orthotics, tMSPO (online)
Priority Deadline = suggested deadline for application submission
*= indicates programs that typically make decisions on a rolling basis after the priority deadline until the program is full
Scholarship Deadline = date by which applications should be submitted for full program scholarship consideration
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