Thank you for your interest in Drexel University's graduate programs. These instructions apply to all but the following programs; please refer to their websites for application instructions.
Review your program's requirements and application deadlines
It is your responsibility to ensure that all materials required for the evaluation of your application are received by the Office of Admissions before the deadline. If your application is not complete by your program's deadline date, it may not be evaluated for the term requested.
Individual programs have specific deadlines and requirements. Please refer to the Program Requirements and Deadlines for more information.
If you are applying as a nonmatriculated student, please refer to the Graduate Admission Application Instructions for requirements.
Read the application instructions
Be sure to submit all required materials before your application deadline.
Complete your application
Applicants may only apply to one program. All documents submitted by you or on your behalf in support of this application for admission to Drexel University become the property of the University, and will under no circumstances be released to you or any other party.
Remember: We'll waive your application fee if you apply online or submit an application during a scheduled campus visit.
Please do not submit an application for admission if you have previously enrolled in graduate coursework at Drexel University. If you wish to be readmitted into the doctoral program or a different graduate program, you do not need to go through the formal application process again. Instead, please complete the Application for Readmission to a Graduate Program (PDF). You will need to meet with the graduate advisor in your intended discipline for approval and then submit the completed form to the Office of Graduate Studies.
Submit your supplemental materials
Refer to the Program Requirements and Deadlines for program-specific requirements.
Apply for financial assistance
Visit the Student Resource Center/Financial Aid website to learn how to apply for financial assistance. Drexel's Financial Aid Code is 003256.
Check your application status
After your admission application has been processed, you will receive an email with your Discover Drexel username and password. Logging in to the Discover Drexel portal is the fastest way to check your application status.