The Claremont Graduate University online application is hosted online by Slate Technolutions via a secure web server. You will create a username and password so that you can return to continue your application over several sessions and check your status after submission. After you submit your application, it is made available for review by our faculty and staff. Prior to beginning your application, please review the How to Apply page for application guidelines and required materials.


Standard CGU application

This online application allows you to apply for admission to degree or certificate programs offered by CGU. The fee for this application is $80.

Public Health applicants:

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SOPHAS application

For applicants to the Master of Public Health (MPH) and Doctorate in Public Health (DrPH):

SOPHAS is a service of the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health, which represents the CEPH-accredited schools and programs of public health. You will not be required to submit an additional application to CGU directly; submission through the SOPHAS portal is all that is required. Applicants to the PhD program in Health Promotion Sciences should submit the above CGU Online Application only. The fee for this application is $135.

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Application for The Claremont Colleges, Soka University of America, and SUNY Geneseo)

This application is specifically for applicants applying to CGU who attend or have already completed their undergraduate degree at the Claremont Colleges, Soka University of America, or SUNY Geneseo. This application should also be used for students of the aforementioned institutions who are applying to the Claremont Graduate Scholars Program.

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Non-Degree & Alumni Application

This application is for non-degree applicants, including CGU alumni who are applying as part of the Lifelong Learning Program.

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