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SPED Master's Program

Applications for unfilled slots accepted through May 1.

Students are admitted Summer/Fall only - there are no rolling admissions.



1. Complete the University of Oregon Online Graduate Application
• Within this online application, there are several sections to fill out, including the department application for SPED:
a. Personal Info
b. Residency Info
c. Educational Info
d. Referee Info
e. Department App
f. Payment
($70 non-refundable application fee paid via credit card)
• You can continue to 'View/Update' each section, until you pay the application fee. Once this fee is paid, your file is officially 'submitted' to the Department.

2. Supporting Documentation
• Upload the following documents as part of your Department Application:
a. Professional Goal Statement
b. Resume / CV
c. Statement articulating your experience in working with individuals with disabilities
d. Transcripts from all colleges/universities attended,
showing degrees earned.

3. Letters of Recommendation
• Within the application, you will input contact information (email) for three people who will be writing letters of recommendation for you.
• Each recommender will receive an automated email prompt, directing them to an online system for evaluating you on several different components as well as the option to upload a letter on your behalf.

4. Submit official transcripts (except University of Oregon) from all institutions where you have earned a degree to:

University of Oregon
Office of Admissions
1217 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403-1217

5.  Character Questionnaire - Licensure Applicants Only
• Please fill out the Character Questionnaire (instructions are at the top of the form), and BRING IN A SEALED ENVELOPE TO YOUR ADMISSIONS INTERVIEW.  This document will also be attached to the interview confirmation email that you receive from the Admissions Secretary.