We welcome your application to the Graduate School of Political Management. We are committed to making the application process as streamlined as possible. 

This online process allows applicants to submit their graduate application and electronically request letters of recommendation.

Please follow all instructions carefully, review the application checklist, and be mindful of deadlines and key datesOnce admitted to GSPM, international applicants have additional admittance requirements.

For questions regarding the application process, please refer to our Frequently Asked Questions.   If your question is not answered there, please contact us at 703-299-4149 or

Supporting documents including the personal statement and resume can be uploaded to the online application. Any hard copies of documents (transcripts and letters of recommendation) should be mailed to:

The George Washington University
College of Professional Studies
Office of Graduate Admissions
1925 Ballenger Ave, Suite 250
Alexandria, VA 22314