Graduate Application for History

Deadlines and supplementary materials

Program Overview
Contacts

Admission Questions:
[[gradap]]
General Inquiries:
[[gradap]]
Phone: 757-221-3720
Fax: 757-221-2111

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Mailing Address:
College of William & Mary
Department of History
P.O. Box 8795
Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795

Shipping Address:
College of William & Mary
Director of Graduate Studies
Department of History
James Blair, Room 330
250 James Blair Drive
Williamsburg, VA 23185

William & Mary uses an online application system.

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The information below is specific to the graduate program in History.

Deadline

For Fall admission: For full consideration, submitted by December 5.
Applications submitted after the program's deadline may be evaluated at the discretion of the program's admission committee.
Spring Admission: No
Part-Time Students: Yes (M.A. program only)
GRE code for History: American History, 2701; History, General, 2704

Advice and Considerations

Applicants to William & Mary's graduate program in history should have at minimum a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, 24 college-level credit hours in history, and at least a B average; or they must have completed satisfactorily the first year of graduate work at an accredited college or university. The transcripts from those colleges or universities must be in their original, unopened envelopes. Electronic transcripts should be sent to [[wdcart, Wanda Carter]]

If you are concerned that your official results will not arrive by the deadline, you may enclose your photocopied results in your application packet, but be aware that you cannot be admitted without your official GRE scores.

If you have any questions about the application process, please do not hesitate to contact us.