Application Process For Degree Programs

Online Application for All Applicants


To apply to a Degree Program, please note the following:

Application Deadlines

Applications may be submitted through August 1, 2020. Typically, students admitted in one year may not defer matriculation beyond the year of admission.

Applicants applying for funding should have their complete application package submitted no later than March 25, 2020.

Application materials include the following

  1. Online Application: (See apply button above)
  2. Cover Letter with Statement of Interest
  3. Undergraduate and/or Graduate Transcripts
  4. Curriculum Vitae
  5. Three letters of recommendation.  Typically, the three letters should be from faculty in the academic program(s) in which the student studied. Attach Recommendation Form.
  6. Writing Sample
  7. Other relevant documents (eg. for international students)

For more details on the application process, please visit the graduate school application page

    OR, submit your Application Materials by mail to:

    Duquesne University, McAnulty Graduate School of Liberal Arts
    215 College Hall
    600 Forbes Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15282

    For advice in the application process, please contact

    Glory Smith, Academic Advisor,, 412.396.4504.