MA/PhD Chicana and Chicano Studies
Application Guidelines for Chicana and Chicano Studies (MA and PhD)
Application Deadlines: January 15th
PROGRAM SPECIFIC INSTRUCTIONS
Program of Interest Select: College of Arts and Sciences>Chicana and Chicano Studies
Letter of Intent: A substantive letter of intent (3-5 double-spaced pages) summarizing prior academic training, explaining current academic and professional objectives, and justifying how these goals might be met in the Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies. Include a description of previous experience in Chicana and Chicano Studies or a demonstrated commitment to the discipline of Chicana and Chicano Studies. Expanded instructions are available on the department website.
Writing Sample: A sample of recent academic work, not to exceed 30 pages.
CV/Resume: Not required.
Assistantship Interest: Please note in letter of intent if you would like to be considered for departmental aid.
Recommendations: Three letters of recommendation are required
Application Fee: $50.00 Some application fee waivers accepted.
The Application Fee Waiver Request form (http://grad.unm.edu/resources/gs-forms/documents/application-fee-waiver.pdf) with appended documentation is required.