Admission Process

To be considered for admission to the program in fall, your application materials should be received by April 15; to be considered for admission to the program in spring, your application materials should be received by October 15. All applications materials should go to the Office of Graduate Studies, 800 Algoma Boulevard, Oshkosh, WI 54901.           

In addition to the UW Oshkosh Graduate Studies application packet, those wishing to be considered for admission to the Master of Arts in English program must submit GRE scores, three letters of recommendation, a writing sample from an upper-division course, and a personal essay of 1,250 words that outlines your academic preparation to study English at the graduate level, your interest in this particular certificate program, your educational and/or professional goals, and/or ways that your previous experience contributed to your decision to apply for the program

If you have any questions regarding the program, we would welcome the opportunity to discuss them with you. Please call (920) 424-7287, Dr. Christine Roth, the director of the English graduate program, for further information or to schedule an appointment.

UW Oshkosh Graduate Studies Application Packet