Application Process

All applications for admission into the Lamar University M.S. program must include the following information:

1. Cover letter. Specifically indicate if you wish to be considered for admission. An attached resume is optional, but suggested.
2. Official transcripts. Request that official transcripts from all institutions for higher learning previously attended be sent directly to the following address along with any questions or requests.
3. Application form.
4. GRE scores (minimum of 153 GRE in the Quantitative section). Use code 6360 to send scores to LU. Request that your official GRE score report be sent directly to Lamar University at the address below:

For application materials and information about admission, housing. or financial aid, contact: 
Office of Graduate Admissions Lamar University 
P.O. Box 10078 Beaumont, TX 77710. 
409-880-8356. Fax:(409) 880-8414
gradmissions@lamar.edu 

NON-UNITED STATES CITIZENS MUST ALSO SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:

5. TOEFL Or IELTS scores. Request that your TOEFL Or IELTS scores be sent directly to the Office of the International Student Advisor, P.O. Box 10078, Beaumont, Texas 77710 E-Mail: gradmissions@lamar.edu 
6. The international form and any accompanying supplementary materials requested. 
Deadlines to apply : (For full scholarship consideration, applicants should submit materials by the priority deadline. Applications received after the final deadline will be considered for the following semester. Applicants should submit materials as soon as possible to allow time for visa interview appointments at the U.S. Embassy or Consulate, which may have wait times of days or weeks.)

For Fall (August)
Priority Deadline: April 15 
Final Deadline: July 1

For Spring (January)
Priority Deadline: September 1
Final Deadline: December 1

For Summer (June)
Priority Deadline: January 15
Final Deadline: April 15
Lamar University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action educational institution and employer. Students, faculty and staff members are selected without regard to their race, color, creed, sex, age or national origin, consistent with the Assurance of Compliance with Title Vl of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Executive Order 11246 as issued and amended; Tale lX of the Education Amendments of 1972, as amended; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.
For information about the status of your application, please contact:
  • gradmissions@lamar.edu or
    Mr. Michael Jiang at michael.jiang at lamar dot edu or
    Mrs. Hai Myers at hai.myers at lamar dot edu

If you are wanting information concerning departmental requirements for graduation see:
Degree Requirements