With the online application program administered by the Graduate College, you set up an application account complete with a username and password of your choosing. Then you can complete the application over several sessions and check on the status of your supporting documentation at any time. Once the application is complete, it is sent to the Department of Psychological Science for consideration.
The Department of Psychological Science is committed to diversity among the student body in terms of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, native language, national origin, race, religion, culture, sexual orientation, and social economic status. Prospective applicants who will enhance the diversity of our student body, including those from under-represented racial or ethnic groups and first-generation college students, are strongly encouraged to apply.
Deadline for Applying
- April 1
Materials to Submit
Online Application: The Application, and the Application Fee are all included in the Online Application.
GRE Scores: Not required.
Transcripts: UVM students must request the Registrar to send their transcripts to the Graduate College Admissions Office. Unofficial transcripts uploaded by you are sufficient for the review process. However, acceptance into the program is contingent on the receipt of official transcripts.
Letters of Recommendation: A letter of commitment is required from the prospective faculty mentor and completion of 3 or more undergraduate research credits with the prospective mentor prior to admission.
How to Apply
- Carefully read the instructions for Applying to the University of Vermont Graduate College
- Read the Directions and Information for specific information regarding the online application process.
- Create your online account
- Access the Application Account Menu to begin the online application process.
- Log onto your account to check the status of your online application.