Apply to Georgetown

Thank you for interest in the MA Program in Democracy and Governance at Georgetown Unviersity. We look forward to receiving your application. All candidates must use the online application system. If you are having difficulty please contact the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences Office of Admissions at


Application Checklist

  • Georgetown University Graduate School of Arts & Sciences online application
  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions attended mailed to:

Georgetown University 
Office of Graduate Admissions
3700 O Street, NW
Intercultural Center
Suite 302
Box 571004
Washington, DC 20057-1004

  • Résumé or C.V.
  • TOEFL /IELTS scores for international applicants who have not previously attended an English-speaking college or    university.
  • Statement of Purpose approximately 500 words in length
  • Academic writing sample
  • Three (3) letters of recommendations
  • Georgetown application fee