Frequently Asked Online Application Questions
For fullest consideration, you should submit your complete application by the appropriate deadline:
Application Deadline: December 4, 2012
MA program applicants:
Application Deadline: January 4, 2013
What if one (or more) of my documents is received later than the submission deadline?
Once you have submitted your application, we can begin processing your application. Should any of your documents arrive later, they will be matched with your application, but may delay application review. Please continue to check the status of your application via your 'webCentral' account to identify which documents, if any, might be missing from your application. *Please note that the graduate admissions office will need some time, usually 7-10 business days, to match received documents to applications.
How many transcripts do I need to submit?
One official, final transcript is required from all post-high school institutions where two or more credits were completed. This includes transcripts from study abroad experiences, college credit earned while in high school, community college transcripts and the like.
Please mail your official, sealed transcripts to this address:
University of Denver
Office of Graduate Studies
Mary Reed Bldg., Room 5
2199 S. University Blvd.
Denver, CO 80208-4802
How will my referees be contacted?
Your referees will receive an email invitation to submit their letters of recommendation online AFTER you create and submit the invitation via your online application.
My referee/s did not receive the email after I submitted my application:
Please contact the Graduate Admissions and Records Office at (303) 871-2831 for further instructions.
My referee is having difficulty submitting their letter of recommendation:
Referee's can email their letter to firstname.lastname@example.org or you can contact the Graduate Admissions and Records Office at (303) 871-2831 for further instructions.
How can I check the status of my application?
Due to significant concerns about applicant privacy, GSPP does not provide ANY application receipt or status information over the phone or in response to email inquiries. GSPP contacts invited applicants for the required in-person interview by phone/email as necessary.
After submitting your online application, you will be sent an email instructing you to log onto your ‘webCentral’ account for application status updates. NOTE: Please be advised that the online application process and processing applications does take some time. All application documents received will be matched to your application within 3-5 business days, which you can track on your ‘webCentral’ page. If you have questions about logging into your ‘webCentral’ account, please call 303-871-2831.
I submitted my online application and my status is showing as incomplete, but I do not notice anything missing.
After you submit your application and required documents, the University will process your application and notify GSPP. GSPP will then manage the rest of your application and contact you as necessary. You will be able to check “MyWeb” for your application status updates.
We understand this is a complicated and lengthy process and appreciate your concern for your application! We look forward to receiving your application and learning more about you. We thank you in advance for your patience as we work to process and review all applications we receive. Please do not hesitate to contact GSPP if we can further assist you.