Admissions Criteria

Applicants for admission to Sarah Lawrence College graduate programs must hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited American college or university, or the equivalent degree from a college or university outside the United States. If you are in the process of completing your bachelor’s degree, you may still apply and your offer of admission would be contingent upon completion of the bachelor's degree. Previous college work is typically expected to be a 3.0 grade point average or higher and should reflect advanced course study.

In addition, applicants must provide the admission requirements specific to each program. Please refer to each program site for details on these requirements, as well as application deadlines:

International Language Requirements

Individuals whose native language is not English must include official scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). Information concerning TOEFL may be obtained by writing: TOEFL, Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ 08541. Request that the results are sent to Sarah Lawrence College, ETS code 2810. For more information: