On-line application and signature page
- Downloadable paper application (HTML)
Please refer to the
- The non-refundable $45 application fee
(check or money order ONLY)
accepted for FAMU Feeder Program and McNair Scholars)
- Official transcripts must be submitted directly
from the Registrar’s Office from ALL colleges and universities
- GRE Scores (Only official score reports are
accepted within 5 years of the test date)
GRE scores sent directly from ETS (HU code: 5297)
- Statement of Academic and Research Interest
- Autobiographical Sketch (Personal biography)
Three letters of recommendation sent directly
to the Office of Graduate Recruitment and Admissions in a sealed envelope
(MUST BE IN SEALED ENVELOPES)
McNair Scholars Application- A letter is required.
Submit names from the program director, official transcripts
sent directly from all colleges and universities attended.
Note: The Howard University code is 5297
In addition to the requirements listed above you
must submit the following:
- Official transcripts, final certificates and/or mark/grade
sheets must be sent directly from the college or university
to the Office of Graduate Recruitment and Admissions, and must
show proof of degree(s) earned, courses taken and marks/grades
received. Also, ALL transcripts must be evaluated
by World Education Services (www.wes.org)
or AACRAO (www.aacrao.org)
and be forwarded to Graduate Recruitment and Admissions.
- If the documents are not in English, they
must be accompanied by an official translated copy.
- All documents must bear the same name that
appears on the admissions application unless an official
document so submitted indicating a change of name.
- TOEFL Scores (Minimum computer-based score
of 213 is required and only official score reports are accepted
within 2 years of the test date)
TOEFL scores must be sent directly from ETS (HU code: 5297).
- The TOEFL test is not required if you
received a degree in the U.S.
- Statement of Financial Resources Form – A completed form that verifies proof
of financial support (sufficient funds to cover expenses for
one full year - $29,132 in US Dollars only) and supporting financial
documentation indicating sources of funds while attending Howard
University (such as a certified bank statement dated within
three months of registration).
- Verification of six months history with
For information on how to apply and where to send
materials for other graduate and professional programs at Howard
University, please click here:
to Prospective Students
The Board of Trustees of Howard
University on September 24, 1983, adopted the following policy
statement regarding applications for admission: "Applicants seeking
admission to Howard University are required to submit accurate
and complete credentials and accurate and complete information
requested by the University. Applicants who fail to do so shall
be denied admission. Enrolled students who as applicants failed
to submit accurate and complete credentials or accurate and complete
information on their application for admission shall be subject
to dismissal when the same is made known, regardless of classification."
All credentials must be sent
Howard University Graduate School,
Office of Graduate Recruitment and Admissions
4th and College Streets, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20059