Online application

Applications are submitted online through ASU Graduate Admissions.

Applications can be submitted beginning September 1st, and the deadline for receipt of all application materials is January 15th. Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible to ensure ASU Graduate Education receipt of all official documents by the deadline. The online application deadline is January 15th and all offers of funding will be made by April 15th as part of the Counsel of Graduate Schools Resolution.

Applications that are incomplete by the deadline may not be considered in time for the admissions committee review (e.g., missing letters of recommendation, GRE scores, or official transcripts). Please do not send any application documents directly to Economics Department. All documents must be submitted through the Graduate College Admissions.

Items to have ready for your online application:

  • GRE scores
  • Undergraduate overall GPA and 3rd-4th year GPA (also called Junior-Senior) / Graduate GPA
  • Recommender name and correct email address- it is added in the application and a request to upload the letter is sent directly to them through email.
  • Personal Statement in .docx or .pdf form- ready to be uploaded
  • CV / Resume – ready to be uploaded
  • Payment for application fee

Important: After you apply, ASU will keep you updated on all outstanding items and the status of your application through your My ASU. Be sure to remember write down your username and password to access this page.