Doctoral Admission

WilmU's doctoral admission process works for working adults. It's a smooth admission process with no GRE or GMAT scores required.

Admission Requirements

Please submit the following documents:

Doctoral Program-Specific Requirements

Select your program from the drop-down list below to view any additional admission requirements and start dates.

Completed Doctoral Application with a $35 application fee

Some programs do have application deadlines. Use the filter in the Program-Specific Requirements section above to see if your program has an application deadline.

All applications for admission are valid only for the semester for which you apply. If you would like to change the semester in which you intend to begin classes, a deferral request can be submitted within the Admissions portal. Learn more about the deferral process.

Official Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree Transcripts

Transcripts from all previously attended institutions are required to be sent to us and must show conferral dates.

Email: admissions@wilmu.edu

Postal Address:

  Wilmington University
  ATTN: Office of Admissions
  320 N. DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE 19720

Note: Beginning in fall 2019, all students will be required to submit official transcripts from all previously attended institutions within the first two semesters of enrollment at Wilmington University. More Information…

Immunization Record

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What’s Next After You Apply

Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

The FAFSA should only be submitted if you are interested in receiving federal financial aid. Use our Federal School Code 007948.


What's Next After You Have Been Accepted

Get your WilmU ID card

An ID card is needed only if you’re taking classes on-site at one of our locations.

Log in to myWilmU

Your myWilmU login credentials will be sent to you once you’ve been accepted. myWilmU is our online hub that allows you to:

  • Update your personal information.
  • View your program’s course requirements in DegreeWorks.
  • Register for courses.
  • View financial aid requirements and status.
  • Select your payment plan in the Payment Center.
  • Buy your books.

Have Questions? Let us help!

Our Admissions Specialists can guide you through the application process, admission requirements, funding options and more, so you can build the WilmU education plan that works for you.