The Office of Graduate Student Services will be closed on Monday, January 16, 2017 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Application for Graduate Admission

Thank you for your interest in the graduate studies program at Wesleyan University. Admissions requirements vary by department. Please check the web site of the department to which you are applying for additional instructions. Please note that each department has a deadline for the submission of the application and supplementary materials. Deadlines can be found on the department’s website.

Notes About the Online Application

  • It is important to use both upper and lower case letters, as appropriate.
  • You may save your work on your application and return to complete it at a later date.
  • Applications are not considered complete until you click Submit. You will not able to edit an application once you Submit.

For questions about your application, please contact the department to which you are applying or the Office of Graduate Student Services - 860-685-2390, ext 9.

All applicants must complete the online Application for Graduate Admission.  The application will be available beginning on September 1, 2016 for matriculation in Fall 2017. 

To check the status of submitted applications, click here.

Application Guidelines by Department




Computer Science

Earth & Environmental Science


Molecular Biology and Biochemistry

Music and Ethnomusicology


If you are looking for the Graduate Liberal Studies Program, please click here.