Application Information



Domestic Prospective Students are advised to complete the application, and submit all the requirements before the deadlines below:

Fall (August - December): July 15
Summer Session 1 (May - June): March 15
Summer Session 2 (June - July): April 15
Summer Session 3 (July - August): May 15
Prospective Students who apply after the deadline will incur an additional $70 late application fee.

International Prospective Students are required to complete and submit all the application requirements before the deadlines listed below, to allow enough time for processing the immigration documents:

Fall (August - December): May 15
Summer Session 1 (May - June): January 15
Summer Session 2 (June - July): February 15
Summer Session 3 (July - August): March 15

Additional Application Information

Given that applying and obtaining pertinent documents for admission can be a long endeavor, you should begin the application process at least 2-3 months before the application deadline.

If you have any questions regarding the online application, please contact the office of Graduate Enrollment at (855) 428-4723, (269) 471-6321, or at You can also contact (269) 471-3984 or for questions about the application process in general.

See our Frequently Asked Questions section for more answers to your admissions questions.