Graduate Application Information

Application Information

Application Deadline for each academic year is March 1

  • All application information and forms are available at the Graduate School website: or contact the Anthropology Dept for information and forms.
  • All complete applications received by the deadline will be given full admissions consideration.
  • After the deadline, applications may be accepted on a space-available-basis.
  • Please contact the Graduate School at before submitting an application after the deadline.

Application Requirements:

  • WWU Graduate School Application
  • Application Fee: $100.00
  • Official Transcripts (1 from each institution attended, Unless applicant is a WWU Student)
  • Three (3) Letters of Reference
  • Statement of Purpose (500 word essay stating reasons for doing graduate work in Anthropology & indicating major interests within Anthropology)
  • GRE scores
  • Graduate Teaching Assistantship application (optional). Please note: TAships are not allocated the first quarter for new grads. If coursework is satisfactory for fall quarter, grads will be assigned to TAships starting Wtr quarter.

Please note: Applications will not be forwarded to the department for review until all required materials have been received by the Graduate School.

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Page Updated 02.11.2014