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Any domestic applicant must submit the following documents:

  • Application
    There is no application fee.

    *Please note: If you have problems submitting the online application, please contact Jackie McRoberts at GraduateAdmissions@uams.edu or 501-686-5456) with your name and error message.

  • Official transcripts from each university attended even if listed as transfer credit on another transcript. The Graduate School requires a minimum cumulative grade-point average of 2.70 (A=4.00) or better on all undergraduate coursework attempted at a regionally accredited institution of higher education is required (regardless of any modifications to the academic record by the undergraduate institution on the basis of academic clemency or grade forgiveness policies). The UAMS Graduate School does not have a forgiveness policy for evaluation of transcripts. However; should an applicant fail to meet this requirement, the program may petition on behalf of the applicant the Dean of the Graduate School to consider an exception to this requirement. Any decisions by the Dean to grant exceptions will be considered on a case by case basis.

  • For all applicants, official test results of the GRE score must be sent directly to UAMS by the Educational Testing Service. A photocopy of the scores sent to the student, who in turn forwards the scores to UAMS is not sufficient. No action will be taken on an application containing a photocopied test score. There is no exception to this policy. The code for the UAMS Graduate School is 6901. If selecting by institution name, please select U AR Med Sci Graduate School

  • Three letters of recommendation (Please note: Three programs require letters to be filled out on specific forms- Communicative Disorders program Genetic Counseling program, and Pharmaceutical Evaluation Policy track of Pharmaceutical Sciences.  Please click on the names of these programs to access the recommendation forms.)

    Each program may require additional materials (including essays). Please check with each program for requirements not listed above.

    Please submit all application documents to the following address:

    UAMS Graduate School
    4301 W. Markham Slot 601
    Little Rock, AR 72205

    The following application documents can be submitted by email to: GraduateAdmissions@uams.edu:
    Statement of Purpose
    Letters of recommendation directly from recommender

    It is the applicant’s responsibility to make sure all application materials have been received by the Graduate School.  Please contact Jackie McRoberts, at GraduateAdmissions@uams.edu  to confirm receipt of transcripts, letters of recommendation, affidavits of support (if required), GRE/ TOEFL scores, or other documents required by the program.

    All admission decisions are communicated in writing by the Dean of the Graduate School.  The Graduate School cannot communicate admission decisions via email or phone calls.

    Additional Options or Program Requirements:

    Speech Pathology Application for Assistantship (only Master of Science in Communicative Disorders/Speech Pathology applicants)