Admissions Requirements

Application Deadlines

Fall Quarter: July 20
Winter Quarter: November 20
Spring Quarter: February 20
Summer Quarter: May 20


Complete Seattle University’s online Application, which includes the following elements:

  • $55 Application Fee*     
  • 2  College of Education Recommendation Forms
    • From professional supervisors and/or previous academic advisors or professors who can speak to the candidate's potential success in graduate school
  • College of Education Self-Evaluation Form
  • Resume
    • Outlining relevant work experience; typically requires at least one year of teaching at K-12 level

*Waived for SU alumni

Admission Requirements

  • Online Application
  • For MEd: bachelor's degree from an accredited institution 
  • For EdS:  master’s degree from an accredited institution 
  • Official Transcript(s)
    • Submit official transcripts either electronically or mail directly to Graduate Admissions
      • Seattle University
        Office of Graduate Admission
        901 12th Avenue
        P.O.Box 222000
        Seattle, WA 98122-1090
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Calculated from the last 90 quarter/60 semester of the bachelor's degree and any post-baccalaureate course work. 
    • Applicants with less than a 3.00 GPA and applications from non-graded bachelor's degree programs must submit GRE or MAT scores earned within the last 5 years by the application deadline.  

International Students

International students are invited to visit our admissions page for a list of requirements.