The University promotes academic excellence through a highly selective admission process. Students who are admitted show strong personal motivation along with backgrounds of consistent academic growth and achievement. The University encourages the submission of applications from socially and economically disadvantaged students who show promise of gaining from a Howard University education.

With nearly 6994 graduate schools and accredited graduate degree programs in the United States, your critical first step in the admission process is to identify the best school. With more than 30 disciplines and 100 specializations, Howard University’s Graduate School prepares its graduates to seek truth and provide service to communities around the world. 

Our spring graduate applications may be accessed via the links below.

For additional information on our Graduate School programs, please see the highlighted link. We also highly encourage you to view our Graduate School Application Deadlines for information on each program's deadlines. 

Looking for other programs? Please visit our School of Business, College of Nursing & Allied Health Sciences, School of Divinity and School of Law for specific dates and deadlines.