Write or call the Graduate Admissions Office for an application
package. The telephone number is 516-5458. You may also apply by going to the Graduate Admissions Office web site
A complete application must
i. The names and addresses of three present or former college
teachers who have agreed to write in support of your application.
Evaluation sheets and return envelopes will be included with the
application package from the Graduate Admission Office, and you
should give them to the referees. The referees will return them
directly to the Graduate Admissions Office.
ii. An indication of the date when you took the Graduate Record
Examination (Verbal, Quantitative, Analytical sections), or alternatively the date when you plan to
take them. (Information about the scheduling of GREs will be included
in the package you receive from the Graduate Admissions Office).
Note that the GRE results must be available before a decision
on any application is made. The GRE Psychology subjects tests is not mandatory for admission for the I/O or Behavioral Neuroscience programs, though it is preferred for the I/O program.
iii. A personal statement of about 300-400 words describing very
clearly your intended emphasis area, and also your reasons for
wishing to pursue this course of study, and your perception of
its potential relationship to your career goals and plans.