Information about Applying to Our Graduate Programs

Application Deadline: January 1st (required for consideration for financial assistance.) On rare occasions, rolling admissions are considered for the Master of Science program. 

Application Process: Applications are made through the College of Arts & Sciences graduate applications web page.
Click here to apply.

A complete application will include:

  • Online application data sheet
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A personal research statement
  • Official transcripts
  • GRE scores
  • TOEFL scores for all international students
  • Fee paid
If you are mailing your transcripts and any supplemental information, please mail all material to:
Office of Research and Graduate Programs
Lehigh University
College of Arts and Sciences
9 West Packer Avenue
280 Maginnes Hall
Bethlehem, PA 18015

General questions about the program can be directed to:

Director of Graduate Studies: Dr. Dominic Packer (
Department Coordinator: Teri Loew (

We also encourage you to directly contact members of the faculty who you would be interested in working with - check out their webpages here.