M.A. in International Studies

Apply to the M.A. Program


The application deadline for all Jackson School MAIS programs is January 31, 2023.

Please review the application requirements below for information on applying to Jackson School MAIS programs.

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Application Requirements

  • Request Official Test Score Reports be sent electronically to the Jackson School:
  • Designate Providers of Recommendations (3)
  • Upload only Unofficial Transcripts online. Do not send hard copies of official transcripts.
  • Upload Statement of Purpose
  • Personal History Statement / Diversity Statement (optional for international applicants)
  • Upload Writing Sample
  • Complete and Submit Online Application

OPTIONAL components of your M.A. application:

Also see answers to Frequently Asked Questions for M.A. applicants or e-mail JSISMA@uw.edu for more information.