Start early as it takes time to acquire documents necessary to complete your application. Application should be completed at least two semesters before you plan to start your course work.
Follow the checklist on the right to successfully complete your application. It is very important to read the details as they apply to you. If you are not able to complete the application online, download the application materials and return by mail, including the $35 nonrefundable application fee ($40 for doctoral programs).
- Many of the exams that may be required for you are administered through the St. Cloud State Testing Center.
- Read some helpful tips on how to secure strong recommendations.
- Additional application materials may be required by your chosen program.
Once your application is complete and all application materials are received, the School of Graduate Studies begins the evaluation process.