Apply to the Counseling Psychology Doctoral Program

Application Deadline

The application for the CPSY PhD program opens in October with a deadline of December 1 each year.

Holistic review is conducted followed by interviews of the subset of finalists (typically in January).


Acceptance Rates

The program receives more than 200 applications annually. The annual cohort size is typically 6–9 students.


Application Instructions

Complete the online Graduate Admission Application.

Nonrefundable Application Fee: $70 (Domestic Students)/$90 (International Students), paid by credit card or eCheck. You will need to pay the application fee before you are able to submit the application.

  • You do not need to complete the online application in one sitting.
  • You will be able to log in and work on different sections of your application until your payment is made or the application deadline passes.

Requirements include:

  • GRE scores
  • Personal statement
  • Three letters of reference