Applic​ation Deadline

The deadline for all applications materials is January 15, 2018 for the Experimental Program. In addition to grades and GRE scores (subject portion not required), the Admissions Committee is attentive to letters of recommendation, personal statements, and relevant professional experiences.


Application Process

Deadline for entry in Fall 2018: January 15, 2018

1. CMU College of Graduate Studies Application (Required)
Complete and submit an application with all required application materials to the College of Graduate Studies at https://apply.c​mich.ed​u/.
  • Apply online 
  • Statement of purpose (required) for the College of Graduate Studies, this is a brief statement describing your purpose and general plans for graduate study at CMU. It needs to be only 200-300 words in length. It may include information about activities and ach​​cevements which are related to your proposed field of specialization as well as your career plans after graduation. The Department of Psychology requires a personal statement which is a very detailed paper and is explained on the Information Form, Item #2 on this page, see below.
  • Transcripts (required) should be sent to the College of Graduate Studies, Central Michigan University, 802 Industrial Drive, Mt Pleasant, MI 48858

*Please note that "Track My App" online is not updating properly at this time. It may show that you are missing documents that have already been submitted.​​

The following items are required and need to be sent to the Department of Psychology, Sloan 139, Mt Pleasant, MI 48859 or via email:​

2. Information Form (Required)​
Complete and submit the Information Form. Scan and email this completed form along with attachments to​. If you are not able to email these materials, you can mail them directly to: Central Michigan University, Experimental Psychology Program, Sloan 139, Mt Pleasant, MI 48859

3. Letters of Recommendation (Required)
Three letters of recommendation are required.  Please complete the top portion of the Letter of Recommendation form and have your letter writers scan and email this form with their letter of recommendation to If they are not able to email these materials, they can send them directly to:  Central Michigan University, Experimental Psychology Program, Sloan 139, Mt. Pleasant, MI  48859

4. GRE Scores (Required) (The subject portion of the GRE is not required)
You must request the Educational Testing Service (ETS) ​to send an official copy of your GRE scores to the Department of Experimental Psychology, Central Michigan University, Sloan Hall 139, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan 48859. 

  • The code for Central Michigan University is 1106 
  • The Experimental Psychology Program Code number is 2007
If you have any questions in regards to the above requirements please contact:
Betty Schulte, Administrative Assistant, or 989-774-6463
Central Michigan University, Experimental Psychology Programs,
Sloan Hall 139, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859
Fax number: 989-774-2553​

Thank you for your interest in CMU!​