Admission Requirements

Application Deadlines
The application deadlines for full-time international students are as follows:
For Fall entry (September): All application materials must be submitted by May 15
For Spring entry (January): All application materials must be submitted by September 15
For Late Spring entry (April): All application materials must be submitted by January 15

*All other applications will be reviewed for each term on a rolling admission basis. This includes applications for all full-time and part-time domestic students.*

The following documents must be submitted and will be considered when applying:

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  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate institutions. Sacred Heart University students and alumni may authorize the Office of Graduate Admissions to obtain their official SHU transcripts on their behalf. Contact the Graduate Admissions office for an authorization form. International students may need to have a transcript evaluation completed by World Education Services
  • $60 Non-refundable application fee
  • 2 Letters of recommendation
  • Professional resume
  • TOEFL or IELTS score for International students
  • International applicants must provide a copy of their passport, a sponsor letter, and a bank letter in order to promptly receive an I-20. 

The address to which all documents can be sent is:

Sacred Heart University
Office of Graduate Admissions
5151 Park Avenue
Fairfield, CT 06825

More Information

Andrea Lamontagne
Associate Director of Graduate Admissions
Tel: 203-365-4748
lamontagnea@sacredheart.edu