Review of applications for graduate study in Global Urban Studies will begin on December 15 and End on March 1. We welcome applications until March 1 of each academic year.


Application requirements: (more details here)

  • All Official Academic Transcripts
  • GRE General (waived for applicants with Masters or other comparable graduate degree)
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Statement: who you are and what you have done, motivation for PhD, career aspirations, research interest, and explain why GUS program is a good fit for you
  • Writing Sample: MA theses; research and/or academic paper
  • Resume/CV
  • Interview (optional)