Admission and Financial Aid

Admission to the graduate programs in the NEJS department is competitive and selective. We seek scholars who will greatly contribute to the field and that are passionate about their research. Prospective applicants apply to the NEJS department through the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.

Admission Requirements

To apply for all programs, you need to submit:

For a more comprehensive description of application requirements, please visit Frequently Asked Questions.

Because application requirements may vary by degree program, you should be sure to follow the deadlines set forth by the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.

International Students

See additional requirements for international applicants (non-U.S. citizens or non-permanent residents) for minimum TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE scores, and important information regarding visas.

Financial Assistance

PhD students normally receive full scholarship support from the university, along with a stipend and health insurance for five years. Learn about the specifics of financial assistance through the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.