Applications for Fall 2021 will open on October 1st!







The LSU Health Sciences Center at New Orleans utilizes the GradCAS Centralized Application Service (GradCAS).
Applicants to all of our programs will apply online through GradCAS.

To learn more about the application experience, visit the GradCAS Applicant Help Center.

The GradCAS application page:
The Applicant Help Center:


Application Checklist


You must have a GPA of at least 3.0 for both undergraduate and graduate work, based on a 4-point scale. You must have obtained a baccalaureate degree from a college or university approved by a regional accrediting agency and have been in satisfactory standing at the most recent educational institution attended. 


All programs require the following:
Official Transcripts 
Official Report of GRE Scores
Goal Letter that outlines Short and Long Term Goals
2 Letters of Recommendation
TOEFL scores
(for international applicants)

Our GRE code is 6600. Our TOEFL code is B886

Official transcripts from each college or university attended should be mailed directly to: 
GradCAS Transcript Processing Center
P.O. Box 9217
Watertown, MA 02471

Each program may require additional documentation beyond these mentioned; the program materials section of the application will indicate what is required for a particular department. If you have questions about how an application will be evaluated by the department,  criteria for competitiveness, the expected timeline of the admissions process, or the specific research opportunities, please contact the department directly. 


Information about Tuition and Fees can be found here:


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