Admissions: Information for Prospective Pardee RAND Students

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2016 Cohort with Dean Susan Marquis (center)

Are you thinking of applying to the Pardee RAND Graduate School? Wondering what's involved? Visit the following pages to see the following highlights:

How to Apply to Pardee RAND

Our application season for the Fall 2017 entering cohort is now open; applications are due January 5, 2017.

All applications are carefully reviewed by the Admissions Committee. Admission decisions are sent to applicants by email at the end of February.

Not Sure Whether to Apply?

We advise all prospective candidates to complete an online pre-application, as we can then advise you whether you have the appropriate qualifications for Pardee RAND ... before you invest your time into the application process.

The last day to submit a pre-application for 2016 is December 16.