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Apply to a Graduate Program

Applications for graduate programs are accepted through an online application. Syracuse University’s individual schools and colleges may have additional application requirements, which will be detailed once you begin your application.

To apply to the College of Law, please review the application process.

All students will be required to submit:

  • Online application forms
  • Application fee
  • Official transcript
  • Letters of recommendation (as required by the program you’re applying to)
  • Personal statement
  • Résumé
  • Portfolio (if required by your program)
  • Writing sample (if required by your program)
  • Official GRE scores (if required by your program)
  • Official TOEFL/IELTS scores (international students only)
  • Military transcripts (for currently serving or veteran)

International students, please view the international requirements for more information on what you’ll need to apply.

If you are a veteran or member of the military, please submit military transcripts with your application for evaluation of transfer credits. Transcripts may be obtained as follows:

Begin your application

Application Mailing Address

Your application and supporting materials should be submitted online. If you need to send any additional items, please mail to:

Graduate Admissions Processing
P.O. Box 35060
Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY 13235-5060

Note: If you are sending materials using a package delivery company (i.e. FedEx, UPS, DHL), please use this address:

Enrollment Management Processing Center
Syracuse University
Graduate Admissions Processing
716 E. Washington St., Suite 200
Syracuse, New York 13210-1579


  • The department or program you are applying to is your best source for information and the best way to check your application status. Find a contact.
  • For general questions, feel free to call 315.443.4492 or email.
  • For application assistance, applicants can email the Help Desk or click on “Contact our Help Desk” within the application.

Admitted to Syracuse

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