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graduate admission

your starting point for graduate study

graduate admission office

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860.768.4371 or 1.800.945.0712 (toll free)

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graduate admission, cc 231
university of hartford
200 bloomfield avenue
west hartford, ct 06117 usa

welcome to graduate admissions at the university of hartford. we look forward to being your central resource as you begin your graduate career.

we invite you to explore our programs, events, and frequently asked questions. when you request information, you will receive in-depth information about your program of interest as well as general information about graduate studies at the university of hartford. 

if you need any support during the application or admissions process, please reach out to us at so we can assist you. 

announcement: due to current covid-19 restrictions, students applying for admission to a graduate degree program will be permitted to apply using the versant four skills or duolingo test as proof of english proficiency for the spring/january 2021 and fall/august 2021 semesters only. students who submit versant or duolingo test scores may be required to retest upon arrival to campus.

application dates and deadlines

most of our graduate programs admit students on a rolling basis. some programs have specific priority and/or application deadlines. please refer to the individual program websites for more information. upcoming deadlines are noted below.

summer and fall 2021 application deadlines program(s)
jan 15, 2021 - scholarship consideration deadline illustration, mfa

photography, mfa

interdisciplinary, mfa
feb 1, 2021 - priority deadline architecture, march*

school psychology, ms*
feb 1, 2021 - scholarship consideration deadline artist diploma

certificate of advanced graduate study

doctor of musical arts

doctor of philosophy in music education

graduate professional diploma

master of music

master of music education
feb 15, 2021 - priority deadline organizational psychology (on ground), ms*

nursing (on ground), msn - summer start*
april 15, 2021 - priority deadline early childhood education, med*

nursing (on ground), msn - fall start*
june 1, 2021 - priority deadline neuroscience, ms*

Transitional Prosthetics & Orthotics, tMSPO (online)
application deadline =  hard application submission deadline
priority deadline = suggested deadline for application submission
*= indicates programs that typically make decisions on a rolling basis after the priority deadline until the program is full
scholarship deadline = date by which applications should be submitted for full program scholarship consideration

the basics

uhart’s schools and colleges

with seven distinct schools and colleges, uhart offers graduate students a rich environment for multidisciplinary research and collaboration.

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graduate tuition and fees

graduate tuition and fees vary depending on the school and the program of study.

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financial assistance

uhart offers financial assistance for graduate and professional students, including loans, scholarships, corporate partnership discounts, assistantships, and veterans benefits.

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