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Get Started on Your SPA Graduate Application

Step 1: Create Account for your graduate application

Step 1: Create Account

Once you have created an account, you will be able to access the application form. Already have an account? Log in to continue your application.

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Step 2: Apply

Step 2: Apply

Submit your online application and pay the application fee (unless eligible for waived fee). You do not need to complete the application in one sitting.

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Step3: Additional Materials

Step 3: Additional Materials

To complete your application, submit your supplemental materials as early as possible for them to be received.

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