This section of the site explains how to apply to the Laney Graduate School. If you are interested in learning more about our programs, the best places to start are the Prospective Students page or the LGS Degree Programs page.

Ready to get started? Use the buttons below to navigate the application process. 

  • Applicants should become familiar with all application requirements.

  • Carefully read all application instructions before you begin the application. 

  • Once you have read the requirements and instructions, you are ready to apply. Click on the button below to be taken to the application page.

Application Deadline

January 3 or earlier: always check with the program you want to apply to.  Some master's programs have later deadlines.

Early Application Fee Waiver

If you apply on or before October 31, our $75 application fee will be automatically waived.

Non-Degree Students

Non-degree seeking students complete an application that is distinct from degree seeking students. Visit the Non-Degree Students page for application guidelines and instructions. 

Equal Opportunity Policy

Emory University is dedicated to providing equal opportunities to all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran's status, or any factor that is a prohibited consideration under applicable law.

Emory's full policy is here.