How To Apply to the Graduate Program in Political Science
First, fill out the application form at the University of Memphis Graduate School website:
www.memphis.edu/admissions/apply.php . They will need official copies of your academic transcripts and of your GRE score
report (we also accept LSAT – send them an unofficial photocopy of your LSAT score if you want to use that instead
of the GRE).
Second, send to the address below, the following:
1. A photocopy of your GRE score report or LSAT score
2. A typed personal statement. This is an essay about why you wish to pursue a graduate
degree in political science.
3. Two letters of recommendation (preferably from professors who are familiar with your
4. Photocopies of your undergraduate and/or graduate transcripts
Third, e-mail Dr. Eric Groenendyk (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Ms. Angela Kuykendoll (email@example.com) as soon as you have applied online and have sent in your materials, so we can make
sure timely action is taken on your file.
Graduate Program Admissions
c/o Ms. Angela Kuykendoll
Department of Political Science
437 Clement Hall
The University of Memphis
Memphis, TN 38152