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How to Apply

Please click the Apply link that corresponds to the semester and program you are applying to.

We thank you for your patience as we migrate our applications to an online system — if a program’s application is available online, you will be taken to our Self Service Center web page to complete the application. If a program’s application is a PDF, you can download it after clicking Apply.

Have you already started or submitted your application?
Visit our Self Service Center to check the status of your application.


Level of StudyProgramsSpring
Fall 2017




Master of Arts

Master of Science

Master of Liberal Arts


 M.S. in Biology for Science TeachersApply
 Doctor of Liberal ArtsApplyApplyApply
 Graduate Student-At-LargeApplyApplyApply


Bachelor of Science

 Associate in Arts DegreeApplyApplyApply
 Visiting UndergraduateApplyApply
 Teacher Certification

To apply, contact the Department of Education at (314) 935-6791 or visit 

Seigle Hall, room 107.

Certificate Programs

Undergraduate Certificate ProgramsApplyApplyApply


     Creative Writing CertificateApplyApplyApply


Graduate Certificate ProgramsApplyApplyApply
Special ProgramsCombined Bachelor's/Master's DegreeApplyApplyApply
 Lifelong Learning Institute (LLI)
 SHRM Learning Systems CourseApply

Learn more about the admission process, requirements, and timeline.

Application Deadlines


  • Fall enrollment: October 31
  • Spring enrollment: March 31

Doctor of Liberal Arts

  • Fall enrollment: April 1
  • Spring enrollment: October 15

MS in Biology for Science Teachers

  • Summer enrollment: June 1


  • Fall enrollment: July 1
  • Spring enrollment: October 31
  • Summer enrollment: April 1


  • Fall enrollment: October 31
  • Spring enrollment: March 31
Questions? Contact us today.

Office of Admissions and Student Services
Campus Box 1085
January Hall, room 20
Washington University in St. Louis
One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130-4899
ucollege@wustl.edu | (314) 935-6700

Please send application materials to the attention of Pat Agnew.