Admission and Application


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Students from all majors and across all four years of study are eligible to apply (rising freshman to rising senior, and transfers).

  • All applicants must submit an application form, unofficial transcript, statement of purpose, and writing sample by the deadlines below:
    1. For current UMD students: December 1 for early decision, March 1 final deadline.
    2. For incoming freshmen: May 1.
    3. For transfer students: Rolling admissions based on availability, deadline no later than May 15.
  • Students must also complete and submit a Resident Life Housing contract and deposit for on-campus living to be considered for this program (see published deadlines at Resident Life.)
  • Applications will be reviewed by a committee, and selection will be based on academic performance, the writing sample, and statement of purpose.


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