Graduate Admission Applications

Thank you for applying for admission to graduate study at Emporia State University!  We look forward to having you as a member of our academic family.  If you should have any questions while submitting your application, please do not hesitate to contact the Graduate Admissions Coordinator,

Mary Sewell via e-mail at or telephone at 620-341-5403/800-950-GRAD.

Please read the following instructions before completing the graduate application.



If you are having difficulty with application, watch the video below or contact Mary Sewell at 620-341-5403.


International Student Application - Students who hold or will hold a F1 or J1 Visa and are applying to Emporia State University MUST complete the International Student Application. Any questions regarding the admissions process for international graduate students should be directed to Gloria Swift, e-mail, telephone 620-341-5374, or fax 620-341-5918.

Undergraduate Admission Applications

Thank you for your interest in applying to Emporia State University! This is your application if you are a US Citizen/Permanent Resident Who is...

  • A High School or Home School Graduate, or has completed a GED.
  • A Transfer Student from another college or university interested in programs on and off campus.
  • A Transfer Student who has completed a Bachelors Degree from a college other than ESU and would like to receive a Second Bachelors Degree.
  • A Graduate Student.
  • Online Application
  • Printable application

ID Verfication Form: ID statement for distance students. All undergraduate students in distance programs (either off-campus or online) must complete this ID verification statement.

If one of the categories listed above doesn't describe you,  please consider one of the applications below.

Returning Student: Have you been an ESU student in the past and would like to return?

Special Enrollment Application Registration Form (PRINTABLE): Are you interested in taking a few classes to see what ESU has to offer? This is a "non-degree seeking" application.

Concurrent Student Application and Registration Form (PRINTABLE): Are you a high school student and want to take classes at ESU before you graduate from high school?

International Student: Are you from a country outside of the United States and wish to study in Kansas?

Second Bachelors: This application is for students who have previously taken classes at ESU, or have earned a Bachelors Degree from ESU.

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