The Graduate Admission Process
We understand the admission process can be overwhelming. That's why we've outlined all the important steps to make it easier for you. Follow the instructions below to ensure you have submitted all the necessary documents required for admission. And, don't worry; if you need help our dedicated admissions staff is here to provide you support online or in-person.
Graduate Program Requirements
Select your program from the drop down below to learn more about specific admissions requirements and starting enrollment dates.
1. Submit a Graduate Application
A $35 non-refundable application fee is required.
Note: Candidates for Wilmington University’s graduate programs must hold a bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited post-secondary institution.
2. Submit official transcripts
- Electronically or
- Send directly from the school of attendance in a sealed envelope to:
31 Read's Way
New Castle, DE 19720-6491
Note: In order to receive financial aid official transcripts must be on file.
3. Schedule a Program Planning Conference or attend a degree specific orientation.
Please refer to the calendar for upcoming orientation dates.
Note: The following programs do not require a program planning conference: Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Family Nurse Practitioner, and Doctoral Programs.
4. Complete a writing assessment.
Students are required to complete an assessment of writing skills prior to registering for their fourth course in their intended degree program. The test can be taken at a convenient time and location. To complete the writing assessment:
- Review testing dates and locations to schedule a convenient time to take the skills assessment.
Login to WebCampus using the username and password sent to you via e-mail. Once in WebCampus, click on document status to view missing documents and documents received by the Admissions or Financial Aid departments.
The University uses a rolling admission system and applicants are generally notified of their status within two weeks of the receipt of all materials.
Wilmington University honors an open admissions policy and welcomes applications from all interested potential students.