The deadline for receiving all application materials from domestic and international applicants is December 1.
The graduate application process requires the following:
- Complete the IU Graduate School Application.
- Three letters of recommendation.
- A “Statement of Purpose” of 300 to 1,000 words.
- One copy of the official transcripts of all previous college and university work, documenting each course taken and all degrees awarded.
- U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents must have ETS send official GRE test scores. The codes are 1324 for Indiana University and 1701 for the Department of Anthropology. International students are not required to submit GRE test scores.
- For applicants whose native language is not English, proof of English proficiency is required by the Indiana University Graduate School. TOEFL scores are most commonly used (see FAQs for more specifics on English language requirements).
- Graduate applicants who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents should have any relevant paper application materials (transcripts) mailed to the department. If admitted using a transcript that does not show your completed your bachelor’s degree, you are required to submit another official transcript showing that you completed your B.A. degree prior to your arrival and start of your Anthropology graduate studies.
Department of Anthropology
701 E. Kirkwood Ave, SB 130
Bloomington, IN 47405