1 Graduate Studies at FDU Graduate Admissio Applicatio Metropolita Campus Teaeck, NJ Madiso, NJ TO APPLY ONLINE OR TO DOWNLOAD A PAPER APPLICATION, GO TO fdu.edu/apply AND CLICK APPLY NOW.
2 thak you for your iterest i Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity CONTENTS Geeral Iformatio... 1 Types of Admissio Status... 3 Graduate Programs... 4 Applicatio for Graduate Admissio... 5 Trascript Request Form... 7 Recommedatio Form... 9 Alumi-Trustee-Faculty Edorsemet Grat Referral Form Importat Cotact Iformatio GRADUATE ADMISSIONS METROPOLITAN CAMPUS Graduate Admissios Office 1000 River Road, T-KB1-01 Teaeck, NJ Telephoe: Fax: COLLEGE AT FLORHAM Graduate Admissios Office 285 Madiso Aveue, M-RIO-01 Madiso, NJ Telephoe: Fax: WEBSITE: fdu.edu/grad Your decisio to apply for graduate study at Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity will put you o your way toward a educatioal experiece that combies relevat studies with immediate career applicability. At Fairleigh Dickiso, you will fid more tha 60 highly respected graduate programs that respod to the pragmatic eeds of today s workforce. With our global educatio focus, you will graduate with a deeper uderstadig of your disciplie ad its cotext i a chagig world. Our graduate admissios staff is eager to help aswer ay questios you may have regardig the Uiversity, requiremets for admissio ad the applicatio process at Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity. ABOUT OUR LOCATIONS At Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity, you will fid ot oe, but two very differet locatios i orther New Jersey. Each campus is less tha a hour from New York City, offerig studets easy access to its rich educatioal, cultural ad professioal resources. Metropolita Campus Teaeck, NJ FDU s Metropolita Campus (Berge Couty) is just miutes away from New York City s George Washigto Bridge. Studets have easy access to the ameities of the city ad the ambiace of a quiet, mid-sized college commuity. The 88-acre campus features a decidedly cosmopolita eviromet, with miority ad iteratioal studets comprisig early a third of its populatio. The earby eighborhoods of Teaeck ad Hackesack feature umerous shops, busiesses ad restaurats, icludig may ethic ad iteratioal offerigs. The campus is located o the bus lie ad also offers ample parkig. Madiso, NJ The (Morris Couty) is situated o a park-like campus of 166 acres. Oce the summer home of the Vaderbilt-Twombly family, its beautifully ladscaped grouds were desiged by Frederick Law Olmstead, creator of New York City s Cetral Park. Located 35 miles west of New York City, the campus features a small college eviromet just miutes from Morris Couty s expasive corporate ad high-techology corridor. The Covet Statio railroad lie is about a 10 miute walk from campus. OTHER NEW JERSEY LOCATIONS I additio to the Uiversity s two orther New Jersey campuses, Fairleigh Dickiso offers graduate classes at its Momouth Couty Graduate Ceter i Eatotow, NJ ad at dozes of commuity-based sites throughout the state. The best way to determie which Fairleigh Dickiso locatio is right for you is to see them for yourself durig a campus visit or via the Web at Refer to the list of graduate programs to fid out which campus offers your field of study. If you eed further assistace i determiig which campus is the right choice for you, be sure to take the special survey o our website. CONTACT INFORMATION ad phoe are the preferred ways for applicats to commuicate with the Graduate Admissios Office. Applicats for admissio are highly ecouraged to submit a address o the applicatio ad to check accouts o a regular basis throughout the applicatio process. Our address is Official admissio documets are set by regular mail. Cotact iformatio for Graduate Admissios, Erollmet Services, Fiacial Aid ad Vetera Services ca be foud o page 13 of this applicatio booklet. The Uiversity reserves the right to dey admissio to ay applicat who, i the judgmet of the Office of Admissios or the Admissios Committee, may ot beefit from Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity s educatioal programs or whose presece or coduct may impact egatively o its program(s). The Uiversity also reserves the right to refuse erollmet i or admittace to ay course to ay admitted studet who egages i coduct deemed by the Uiversity, i its sole discretio, as iterferig with the learig experiece or safety of ay perso i the Uiversity commuity.
3 GENERAL INFORMATION Applicats seekig to eroll i ay graduate degree or certificate program, or to register for classes at Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity, must formally apply for admissio. Most graduate applicatios are accepted o a rollig basis throughout the year. Exceptios are: Program Deadlie Ph.D. i Cliical Psychology Jauary 15 Psy.D. i School Psychology March 1 M.A. i School Psychology & Certificatio.... March 15 M.A. i Foresic Psychology May 15 HOW TO APPLY To be cosidered for admissio, please submit the followig: 1 The applicatio. Complete pages 5 ad 6 of this booklet. Be sure to ote the campus you wish to atted. See page 4 for program locatios. 2 A o-refudable applicatio fee of $40, payable to Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity. 3 Official trascripts from previous udergraduate ad graduate study, verifyig the completio of a bachelor s degree from a accredited, four-year college or uiversity or a advaced degree, as appropriate. 4 Stadardized test scores as required by the departmet to which you are applyig. Iformatio o departmetal requiremets ca be foud i the Graduate Studies Bulleti or o the website at Test Ceter iformatio ad cotacts are listed o page 2 of this booklet. 5 Letters of recommedatio as required by the departmet. 6 Other documets, (such as a résumé, writig samples, copies of professioal certificates) as requested by the departmet. Mail all documets to the Graduate Admissios Office at the appropriate campus. Note: Applicats who pla to atted OFF-CAMPUS sites should sed applicatios to the METROPOLITAN CAMPUS. Ph.D. & Psy.D. APPLICANTS Applicats for admissio to either of the doctoral programs i Psychology should ot use this form. Call the School of Psychology at to request the appropriate applicatio. INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS Iteratioal applicats seekig admissio to FDU should ot use this form. Please call the Office of Iteratioal Admissios at or to request a iteratioal studet applicatio. Permaet residets should submit the domestic graduate applicatio. APPLICANTS WHOSE NATIVE LANGUAGE IS NOT ENGLISH Applicats whose ative laguage is ot Eglish, ad have ot eared a degree at a Eglish-speakig college or uiversity, may be required to take the TOEFL Examiatio. The miimum required scores is 550 for the paper-based test, 213 for the computer-based test ad 79 o the Iteret-based test. ELIGIBILITY FOR GRADUATE STUDY Applicats to master s degree programs must submit official trascripts showig receipt of a bachelor s degree. Applicats may submit a applicatio durig their fial year of bachelor degree study (after completig their mid-year examiatios). Fial year trascripts must be received i the Graduate Admissios Office before the studet is permitted to eroll. Studets who have eared a three-year bachelor s degree must complete a additioal year of study before applyig for admissio. This may iclude the first year of a foreig master s degree or a post-graduate diploma (PGD) eared through residet istructio at a accredited or govermet recogized uiversity. BRIDGE PROGRAMS Graduates of three-year bachelor s programs may be eligible to apply for a pre-master s degree bridge program i the followig areas of study: MBA, MIS ad Computer Sciece. These applicats should cotact the Graduate Admissios Office for further details (see page 13 for phoe ad iformatio). FINANCIAL AID, COSTS & REGISTRATION For iformatio o fiacial aid, registratio ad tuitio ad billig, please refer to the Graduate Studies Bulleti or the Uiversity website (see page 13 for phoe ad iformatio). GRADUATE GRANTS Alumi Grad Grat: Graduates of Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity are eligible to receive a grat of $100 per credit hour toward their graduate studies. To begi the process of obtaiig the grat, idicate the degree ad year of your FDU graduatio o page 5 of this booklet. The grat caot be used i cojuctio with ay other FDU tuitio discout or istitutioal aid program offered by the Uiversity. Alumi-Trustee-Faculty Edorsemet Grat: To qualify for this grat, your applicatio must be edorsed by a Fairleigh Dickiso graduate, faculty member or Uiversity trustee. This edorsemet will qualify you for a $1,000 grat i your first year of full-time graduate study (9 or more credits). The form, icluded o page 11, must be completed ad retured with your applicatio for admissio. The grat is available oly for the first year of study. VETERANS/YELLOW RIBBON PROGRAM As a proud participat of the Yellow Ribbo Program, Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity welcomes all veteras. Eligible veteras may be able to atted the Uiversity with tuitio ad fees fully fuded. For eligibility requiremets, go to gibill.va.gov ad click o Beefits. For assistace with this process, veteras are ecouraged to cotact the FDU Office of Vetera Services (see page 13 for phoe ad iformatio). 1
4 GENERAL INFORMATION GRADUATE ENTRANCE EXAMINATIONS Required etrace examiatios should be take far eough i advace of your aticipated erollmet date so that the scores ca be received ad evaluated prior to the begiig of the semester. Please cosult the Graduate Studies Bulleti or Uiversity website to determie which tests are required for your iteded program. Bulletis ad applicatio iformatio for the various examiatio programs ca be obtaied from the Graduate Admissios Office (GRE, GMAT, TOEFL), the Sammartio School of Educatio (PRAXIS) ad the Ceter for Psychological Services (MAT) or by callig, faxig or writig the appropriate testig service. GRE (Graduate Record Examiatio) Educatioal Testig Service GRE-ETS PO Box 6000 Priceto, NJ Phoe: or Fax: Website: gre.org GMAT (Graduate Maagemet Admissios Test) The Graduate Maagemet Admissio Coucil 1600 Tysos Blvd., Ste McLea, VA Phoe: Toll-free: Fax: Website: mba.com PRAXIS (Professioal Assessmets for Begiig Teachers) ETS-The Praxis Series PO Box 6051 Priceto, NJ Phoe: or Fax: or Website: ets.org/praxis SEXTON TEST PREPARATION The Sexto Test Preparatio program at Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity offers GMAT, GRE ad PRAXIS test preparatio courses. Studets who complete a Sexto Test Preparatio course ad become matriculated ito a FDU graduate program will have the full cost of the preparatio course credited toward their first semester s tuitio. For more iformatio about Sexto Test Preparatio courses at FDU, please call the Office of Cotiuig Educatio at or MAT (Miller Aalogies Test) Pearso/Att: Customer Service Bulverde Road Sa Atoio, TX Phoe: Fax: Website: cliicalcustomersupportpearso.com Note: The MAT is admiistered o-campus by the Uiversity Ceter for Psychological Services. For iformatio, call TOEFL (Test of Eglish as a Foreig Laguage) TOEFL Services Educatioal Testig Services PO Box 6151 Priceto, NJ Phoe: or Fax: Website: ets.org/toefl TEST SCORES Official test scores for all etrace examiatios must be set directly to the Graduate Admissios Office at the appropriate campus. Please be sure to use the correct campus code umber: Metropolita Campus, Momouth Couty Graduate Ceter ad All Off-Campus Sites GRE, TOEFL & PRAXIS 2263 MAT 1394 GMAT/MBA GMAT/MSACCT GRE, TOEFL & PRAXIS 2262 MAT 2336 GMAT/MBA GMAT/MSACCT GMAT/MSTAX J6X-HG-66 J6X-HG-50 J6X-HG-66 J6X-HG-50 J6X-HG-42 INTERVIEWS AND CAMPUS VISITS Wheever possible, applicats are ecouraged to schedule a visit to Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity to tour our campus, speak with a admissios staff member ad meet with a faculty member. Campus visits may be scheduled Moday through Friday by appoitmet. To schedule a campus visit, cotact the Graduate Admissios Office by at You may also write to to iquire if a staff visit is plaed for your area. Graduate admissios evets are scheduled at both campuses throughout the year. These programs provide a opportuity to see the campus, speak with professors ad lear about the admissios process. Check our website at fdu.edu/grad for specific dates. 2
5 TYPES OF ADMISSIONS STATUS If you eed assistace i determiig your admissios status (e.g. matriculat, o-matriculat, o-degree or auditor), refer to the Graduate Studies Bulleti, the website or cotact the Graduate Admissios Office at the appropriate campus (see page 13 for phoe ad iformatio). DEGREE-SEEKING AND CERTIFICATE-SEEKING STUDENTS MATRICULATED STUDENTS (i a degree or certificate program) A applicat to a graduate degree or certificate program may be accepted as a matriculated studet if the applicat s admissio file is complete, icludig all required documets ad if the studet meets all requiremets for admissio to the program. (Note: Requiremets for admissio to a certificate program might be differet from those required for admissio to a degree program.) I certai cases, with the approval of a graduate faculty adviser, a matriculated studet may be permitted to eroll i graduate classes prior to the receipt of official documets or completio of specific prerequisite course work. Or a matriculated studet with academic deficiecies may be admitted o probatio. Studets matriculatig i this maer may have a specific time or credit limit imposed upo their acceptace ad subsequet re-registratio. A matriculated graduate studet fully admitted ad erolled i a degree program is eligible to apply for fiacial aid. A matriculated graduate studet erolled i a certificate program is eligible to apply for fiacial aid if the program meets the followig criteria: The courses that comprise the certificate program are applicable to a degree program; The certificate program requires a miimum of eight graduate credits for completio. NON-MATRICULATED STUDENTS (itedig to matriculate i a degree or certificate program) A applicat for admissio to a graduate degree or certificate program may be accepted as a o-matriculated studet if the applicat s admissio file is icomplete, lackig required documets but cotais documets affirmig completio of a bachelor s degree, ad the sigature of a authorized graduate adviser. A o-matriculated studet erollig i graduate classes is permitted a maximum of ie credits. A o-matriculated studet is reviewed for matriculatio whe all required documets are received by the Office of Erollmet Services. A o-matriculated studet is ot eligible to apply for fiacial aid. NON-DEGREE STUDENTS Applicats who wish to take classes with o-degree status (maximum ie credits) must file a applicatio alog with proof of graduatio from a four-year college or uiversity. AUDITORS A auditor is a studet who is erolled i a credit class, but who does ot receive grades or academic credit. To audit a class, o academic documetatio is required. The studet must preset a Audit Form, siged by the faculty member teachig the class, to the Office of Erollmet Services. If a audit studet erolls i classes offered through the Office of Cotiuig Educatio, he/she registers through the Office of Cotiuig Educatio ad is eligible to receive a Certificate of Attedace upo completio of the program. Studets who eroll as auditors pay for oe credit at the regular tuitio charge ad are ot eligible to apply for fiacial aid. Special rates may apply for FDU graduates or seior citizes. APPLICANTS FOR READMISSION Studets who have bee away from the Uiversity for less tha oe year may go directly to the Office of Erollmet Services ad have their readmissio processed provided they were i good academic stadig. Those who have bee away more tha oe year must file a readmissio form, available o the Uiversity website or from the Graduate Admissios Office (see page 13 for phoe ad iformatio). VISITING STUDENTS Studets erolled at other uiversities may take classes at Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity with permissio from their curret school. Forms are available o the Uiversity website or from the Graduate Admissios Office (see page 13 for phoe ad iformatio). ADVANCED STANDING OR TRANSFER Graduate credits eared at aother accredited istitutio may be accepted i trasfer, i accordace with the curricular requiremets of the degree program ad the academic policies of the colleges. Geerally, trasfer credit will be cosidered for those courses completed withi the last five years i which a grade of B or better has bee eared. A maximum of ie credits may be accepted i trasfer. Academic course waivers are available i some graduate degree programs. Graduate prerequisite course work may be waived for studets who have completed relevat udergraduate course work, with appropriate grades, withi the last five years. Applicatio for trasfer or waiver credit is made through the academic school or departmet i cojuctio with the Office of Erollmet Services. To request a trasfer or waiver evaluatio, the studet must submit a official trascript. A request for a official evaluatio of trasfer or waiver credit should be cocurret with the studet s admissio to the program. I some degree programs, studets may be required to submit challege exam scores to receive trasfer or waiver credit. 3
6 GRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAMS FLOR METR O-C FLOR METR O-C DOCTORAL PROGRAMS Doctor of Nursig Practice (D.N.P.)/Tracks i Cliical Leadership ad Orgaizatioal Leadership* Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) Ph.D. i Cliical Psychology Psy.D. i School Psychology Postdoctoral M.S. i Cliical Psychopharmacology (Olie Oly) 1 MASTER S PROGRAMS Master of Admiistrative Sciece (M.A.S.) u 1,2 Master of Arts (M.A.) Cliical Metal Health Couselig/LPC ad SAC optios Corporate ad Orgaizatioal Commuicatio Creative Writig ad Literature for Educators 4 Crimial Justice Educatio for Certified Teachers Eglish as a Secod Laguage Specialist Certificatio Istructioal Techology Specialist 2 Literacy/Readig Specialist 2 Mathematics Educatio Specialist 2 Professioal Studies Cocetratio 2 Teacher of Studets with Disabilities Certificatio 2 Educatioal Leadership/Post-Master s Pricipal Certificatio/ 2 Supervisor Certificatio Learig Disabilities/Certificatio as Teacher of Studets with Disabilities (K 12) or Learig Disabilities Teacher Cosultat Mathematical Foudatios 2 Media ad Professioal Commuicatio Psychology Foresic Psychology Geeral/Theoretical Idustrial/Orgaizatioal Orgaizatioal Behavior Postbaccalaureate Respecializatio Program u School Psychology/Certificatio Available Sciece 2 Elemetary Sciece Specialist 2 Sciece Teachig Specialist 2 Studet Services Admiistratio 1 Teachig Eglish as a Secod Laguage (TESL/TEFL) Master of Arts i Teachig (M.A.T.) Elemetary Educatio/Certificatio Grades K 5 Elemetary Educatio/Teacher of Studets with Disabilities (Dual Certificatio) Eglish as a Secod Laguage/Certificatio Grades K 12 Middle School Edorsemet Subject Area Certificatio/Grades K 12 i Art, Biological Scieces, Chemistry, Earth Sciece, Eglish (Laguage Arts), Mathematics, Physical Sciece, Physics, Social Studies, World Laguages Master of Busiess Admiistratio (M.B.A.) Accelerated ** Accoutig l Etrepreeurship l Fiace l Iformatio Systems l Iteratioal Busiess l Maagemet l Marketig l Persoalized Study Pharmaceutical Maagemet l Saturday M.B.A. (bleded olie/i-class format) M.B.A. for Executives Geeral Maagemet s Health Sector Maagemet s Master of Fie Arts (M.F.A.) Creative Writig/Cocetratios i Creative Nofictio, Fictio ad Poetry 2,4 Master of Public Admiistratio (M.P.A.) u 2,3 Specializatios i Health Services Admiistratio, Jewish Commual Service, Nursig Maagemet ad Public Maagemet Master of Sports Admiistratio (M.S.A.) 1,2 Specializatios i Coachig Theory ad Strategies, Recreatio Admiistratio ad Sports Admiistratio Master of Sciece (M.S.) Accoutig 2 Biology Busiess (Fiace, Maagemet or Marketig) u Chemistry/Pharmaceutical Scieces Educatio Psychology/Couselig Chemistry/Pharmaceutical Chemistry Cocetratio Computer Egieerig Computer Sciece u Cosmetic Sciece Electroic Commerce Homelad Security u 1,2 Emergecy Maagemet u 1,2 Leadership u 1,2 Terrorism ad Security Studies u 1,2 Hospitality Maagemet Studies u 2 Maagemet Iformatio Systems Medical Techology H Taxatio Master of Sciece i Electrical Egieerig (M.S.E.E.) 1 Cocetratios i Digital Sigal Processig ad Commuicatios; Computers; Devices ad Systems Master of Sciece i Nursig (M.S.N.)* 2 Adult Nurse Practitioer, Adult Nurse Practitioer (Educatio or Admiistratio), Family Nurse Practitioer, Foresic Nursig, Nursig Educatio, Nursig Iformatio Systems, Psychiatric/Metal Health Nursig FLOR =, Madiso, NJ METR = Metropolita Campus, Teaeck, NJ O-C = Off Campus/Offered i additio to the campus locatio(s) oted 1 Icludes a olie optio 2 Classes offered at select off-campus locatio(s) 3 Classes offered at the Momouth Couty Graduate Ceter (Eatotow, NJ) 4 Low-residecy * Applicats to the D.N.P. ad all M.S.N. programs must complete the NCLEX examiatio ad must curretly hold a N.J. ursig licese. All M.S.N. programs are offered o a part-time basis. ** This accelerated format, leadig to a M.B.A., allows studets to ear their degree i 15 moths (or oe year if they qualify for advaced stadig). The program has a required itership ad 10-day study abroad visit. O your applicatio, idicate M.B.A. as your major ad Accelerated as your optio. l s Idividuals already holdig a M.B.A. degree from a accredited college or uiversity may pursue a post-m.b.a. graduate certificate i these ad other select areas. This Executive-level program, tailored to specific groups of experieced professioals, is offered o Saturdays at Hamilto Park Hotel ad Coferece Ceter i Florham Park, NJ, located adjacet to the. H Applicat must be registered as Medical Techologist by the America Society of Cliical Pathologists (ASCP). u The Postbaccalaureate Respecializatio Program i Psychology is offered part-time oly. The M.S. i Biology (with a cocetratio i Busiess), M.S. i Computer Sciece, Master of Admiistrative Sciece (M.A.S.), Master of Public Admiistratio (M.P.A.), M.S. i Homelad Security ad M.S. i Hospitality Maagemet programs are offered full-time at the Metropolita Campus ad part-time at the. 4
7 Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity APPLICATION FOR GRADUATE ADMISSION Please retur this form, with the o-refudable $40 applicatio fee, to the Graduate Admissios Office at the appropriate campus (see page 13 for phoe ad iformatio). Please type or prit. I. PERSONAL DATA Last Name First/Middle Maide Name Permaet Address City State Zip Home Phoe ( ) Busiess Phoe ( ) Mobile Phoe ( ) Social Security No. bbb bb bbbb Date of Birth Moth Day Year Geder: b Male b Female Employer (optioal) Positio Busiess Address City State Zip Will you receive tuitio reimbursemet from your employer? b Yes b No Vetera Status Are you curretly servig or have you previously served i the U.S. military? b Yes b No Brach of Service Are you the depedet of a vetera? b Yes b No If yes, vetera s ame Brach of Service Are you the spouse of a vetera? b Yes b No If yes, vetera s ame Brach of Service If yes, you may be eligible for VA educatioal beefits (e.g., Yellow Ribbo). Cotact your local Veteras Affairs represetative for a certificate of eligibility. Veteras are ecouraged to cotact the FDU Office of Vetera Services for assistace or iformatio (see page 13 for phoe ad iformatio). Are you a U.S. citize? b Yes b No If o, are you a permaet residet? b Yes Attach a copy of your gree card to this applicatio. b No Please cotact the Office of Iteratioal Admissios to obtai the appropriate applicatio form (see page 13 for phoe ad iformatio). 5 II. ENROLLMENT INFORMATION Whe do you pla to eter Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity? b Fall 20 b Sprig 20 b Summer (I) 20 (II) 20 (III) 20 b Witer Sessio 20 Preferred campus: b Metropolita Campus (Teaeck, NJ) b (Madiso, NJ) b Off-Campus Site Iteded Degree/Area of Study (See page 4 for list of programs.) Degree Cocetratio/Specializatio (if applicable) Certificate (if applicable) Degree Status b Matriculatig Studet b No-Matriculatig Studet b No-Degree Studet b Visitig Studet b Auditor b Readmittig Studet (Applicatio fee is waived.) (Dates of attedace) Erollmet b Full-time (9 credits or more) b Part-time (8 credits or fewer) b Day Classes b Eveig Classes b Weeked Classes b Olie Are you a FDU graduate? b Yes b No If yes, what was the degree eared ad year of graduatio? (Applicatio fee is waived for FDU alumi.) Have you previously applied for graduate study at Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity? b Yes b No If yes, what was the date of your applicatio? (Applicatio fee is waived.) Etrace Exams (Please idicate the date o which you will take or have take the followig.) b GRE b PRAXIS (NTE) Moth/Year b GMAT Moth/Year b TOEFL Moth/Year Moth/Year b MAT (Miller Aalogies Test) Moth/Year (cotiued o ext page)
8 Please list i chroological order all post-secodary schools atteded, icludig graduate ad udergraduate colleges, uiversities, techical ad professioal schools. Please use a additioal sheet if ecessary. School Locatio Dates Atteded From To ad Area of Study/Major Degree Estimated Overall GPA Major GPA School Locatio Dates Atteded From To ad Area of Study/Major Degree Estimated Overall GPA Major GPA School Locatio Dates Atteded From To ad Area of Study/Major Degree Estimated Overall GPA Major GPA Idicate ay academic hoors or awards you have received. Idicate your total umber of years of full-time work experiece. (Optioal: Attach resume.) Discuss your academic objectives ad provide ay iformatio, icludig relevat work experiece, that you believe would be helpful to the Graduate Admissios Committee whe reviewig your applicatio. Please use a additioal sheet if ecessary. Have you ever bee covicted of a feloy? b Yes (please explai o separate sheet of paper) b No Have you ever bee suspeded, expelled or required to withdraw from ay secodary or post-secodary istitutio? b Yes (please explai o separate sheet of paper) b No The followig iformatio is optioal ad will be used for statistical purposes oly. Which of the followig best describes you? Please check oly oe: b America Idia or Alaska Native b White/Caucasia America (o-hispaic) b Asia or Pacific Islader (icludig Idia subcotiet) b Hispaic (icludig Puerto Rica) b Black/Africa-America (o-hispaic) b Other It is agreed ad uderstood that the sigig of this applicatio costitutes a agreemet o the part of the studet to abide by all the rules ad regulatios of the Uiversity. The Uiversity reserves the right to dey admissio ad matriculatio to ay applicat who, i the judgmet of the Uiversity, is ot qualified. Studets who accept erollmet at the Uiversity agree to abide by all the rules ad regulatios ow or hereafter promulgated by the Uiversity. Ay studet failig to comply with such rules ad regulatios may be dismissed by the Uiversity. Sigature Date If you wish to provide additioal iformatio i support of your applicatio, you may do so. Such iformatio will be kept i strict cofidece. No perso actig withi the scope of his or her authority ad resposibility at Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity shall discrimiate o the basis of race, creed, color, sex, sexual orietatio, atioal origi, age, marital or vetera status, or disability. 6
9 TRANSCRIPT REQUEST FORM APPLICANT: Please complete this form ad sed it to the registrar of ALL colleges, uiversities, professioal ad techical schools previously atteded. Be sure to check the box below idicatig which FDU campus you wish to receive your trascripts. Submit this form as soo as possible so that the trascript will be set directly to Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity i time to complete your applicatio before the appropriate deadlie. You may photocopy this form if you atteded more tha oe istitutio. Name Last First M.I. Maide Name Social Security No. bbb bb bbbb Date of Birth / / Degree Eared Date Degree Eared I hereby authorize the release of this trascript of my academic record to Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity. Applicat s Sigature Date REGISTRAR: The above amed perso is applyig for admissio to Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity. Please eclose this form with a official trascript i a sealed evelope, ad sed the trascript to the followig address: b Metropolita Campus Graduate Admissios Office Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity 1000 River Road, T-KB1-01 Teaeck, NJ b Graduate Admissios Office Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity 285 Madiso Aveue, M-RI0-01 Madiso, NJ
11 RECOMMENDATION FORM FOR GRADUATE ADMISSION APPLICANT: (Note: Recommedatios will also be accepted o letterhead from the recommeder. However, if you wish to use this form, it may be duplicated.) Please complete the top portio of the form ad give it to your recommeder. You should select a perso able to evaluate your qualificatios for graduate study i the program to which you are applyig. For his/her coveiece, you should provide a stamped evelope addressed to the FDU campus to which you are applyig for admissio. Please check the appropriate campus: b b Metropolita Campus Graduate Admissios Office, Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity 1000 River Road, T-KB1-01, Teaeck, NJ Graduate Admissios Office, Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity 285 Madiso Aveue, M-RI0-01, Madiso, NJ Name Last First M.I. Maide Name Degree program sought: Name of perso submittig studet s recommedatio: Cofidetiality: This form will be retaied i the studet s file, should the applicat matriculate. I accordace with the Family Educatioal Rights ad Privacy Act of 1974, matriculatig studets do have access to their permaet files, which may iclude such forms as this. Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity does ot provide access to admissios records to applicats, studets who are deied admissio or studets who declie a offer of admissio. May thaks for your commets ad assistace. Applicat s Sigature Date RECOMMENDER: Your cadid resposes will help to evaluate the applicat s qualificatios for admissio to the graduate program listed above. Thak you for completig this form. 1) How log have you kow the applicat ad i what capacity? 9 (cotiued o ext page)
12 2) Based upo your observatio, how would you rate the applicat o the followig characteristics: SKILLS EXCELLENT ABOVE AVERAGE BELOW NO BASIS AVERAGE AVERAGE FOR JUDGMENT Aalytical Reasoig Skills Verbal Skills Writig Skills Research Skills Maturity Leadership Resposibility 3) How would you edorse the applicat s request for admissio? b Highly Recommed b Recommed b Recommed with Reservatio b Do Not Recommed b No Basis for Recommedatio 4) Please idicate below or attach a separate page for other iformatio you may wish to provide, icludig a explaatio of the overall recommedatio checked i #3 or other characteristics related to success i the applicat s proposed field of study. Recommeder s Name Date Sigature Title Istitutio or Affiliatio Phoe ( ) City State Zip Code 10
13 Alumi-Trustee-Faculty Edorsemet Grat Referral Form (For Graduate Studets Erollig Full-Time With 9 or More Credits) The Alumi-Trustee-Faculty Edorsemet Grat is a oe-time $1,000 award to erollig full-time graduate studets carryig 9 or more credits who have bee recommeded by a alumus/a, faculty member or trustee of the Uiversity. This form must be submitted with your applicatio for admissio. 1. Prospective Studet s Name Last First Middle Iitial Studet s Address 2. Alumi/Trustee/Faculty Name Last First Middle Iitial Address City State Zip If you are a alumus/a, please iclude the followig: Graduatio Year Maide Name (if applicable) How do you kow this studet? Immediate family: b So b Daughter b Relative b Fried b Other This completed form must be submitted with your applicatio for admissio. (Please submit oly oe referral form.) 11
15 IMPORTANT CONTACT INFORMATION GRADUATE ADMISSIONS Metropolita Campus Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity 1000 River Road, T-KB1-01 Teaeck NJ Telephoe: Fax: Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity 285 Madiso Ave., M-RI0-01 Madiso NJ Telephoe: Fax: fdu.edu/grad INTERNATIONAL ADMISSIONS Iteratioal studets or Americas abroad who seek admissio to FDU should ot complete this applicatio. Istead, cotact the Office of Iteratioal Admissios to request the appropriate applicatio. Metropolita Campus Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity 1000 River Road, T-KB1-01 Teaeck NJ Telephoe: Fax: fdu.edu/global ENROLLMENT SERVICES Metropolita Campus Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity 1000 River Road, T-KB1-05 Teaeck, NJ Telephoe: Fax: FINANCIAL AID Metropolita Campus Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity 1000 River Road, T-KB1-04 Teaeck, NJ Telephoe: Fax: Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity 285 Madiso Ave., M-MSO-04 Madiso, NJ Telephoe: Fax: Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity 285 Madiso Ave., M-MSO-02 Madiso, NJ Telephoe: Fax: OFFICE OF VETERAN SERVICES Fairleigh Dickiso Uiversity 1000 River Road, H-DH1-06 Teaeck, NJ Telephoe: Fax: fdu.edu/veteras 13
16 Graduate Admissios Office Metropolita Campus 1000 River Road, T-KB1-01 Teaeck, NJ Telephoe: Fax: Madiso Aveue, M-RI0-01 Madiso, NJ Telephoe: Fax: REV.8.12