Application includes a statement of purpose, academic writing samples in English and German, unofficial transcripts (all prior institutions), three letters of recommendation, GRE scores, and TOEFL results for non-native speakers.

April 15: non-fellowship applicants
Jan 15: all MA and PhD applicants
Spring deadline: November 1

The department awards competitive fellowships, tuition scholarships, and teaching and research assistantships. For up-to-date information about applications and admissions or to download an application form, please visit the