Please complete and submit your application by June 3rd.

The George Washington University will be transitioning to a new application system. Applicants who submit their fall 2016 application by June 3rd will still be able to access the current system; applicants who do not submit their application by June 3rd will have to recreate their application in the new system. Applications for 2017 admission terms will be accepted in our new application system in early June 2016.

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