Graduate Student Forms
Please complete an online application. (No application fee.) Once submitted, your application is not complete until we have received all of the following documents.
Undergraduate Transcripts From each of your undergraduate institutions, ask Registrar to send Rose-Hulman Office of Graduate Studies a transcript of college record to date.
Statement of Rank in Class and Grade Point Average Form Ask Registrar of undergraduate institution to complete and return this form to Rose-Hulman Office of graduate studies. Print Form
Recommendation for Graduate Studies Form Give recommendation form to three (3) professional references who know you well, asking that they return them directly to the Office of Graduate Studies at Rose-Hulman. Print Form
GRE Scores (US college or university undergraduates) The GRE is not required for applicants from accredited Bachelor of Science degree programs in engineering, mathematics, or natural science disciplines offered by a U.S. college or university, however the results of the examination may serve to strengthen the applciation. Test scores must be sent directly to Rose-Hulman from the Education Testing Service.
GRE Scores (International college or university undergraduates) An international applicant who is not a graduate of an accredited Bachelor of Science program in engineering, mathematics, or natural science disciplines offered by a U.S. college or university must take the General Test portion of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). Test scores must be sent directly to Rose-Hulman from the Education Testing Service.
TOEFL Scores An international applicant who is not a graduate of an accredited Bachelor of Science program in engineering, mathematics, or natural science disciplines offered by a U.S. college or university must take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). Test scores must be sent directly to Rose-Hulman from the Education Testing Service.
Statement of Purpose Please submit a Statement of Purpose of 300 to 350 words. It should include a brief description of the field of study you are interested in, your background in the field, your career goals and reasons for wanting to study this field at Rose-Hulman. Click here to download the form to your computer.
Graduate Advisory Chair & Committee Forms
The student should formally select an advisory committee chairperson (normally, the thesis advisor for the Thesis based programs) as early as possible but at least before the end of the ninth week of the first quarter of graduate study. The Advisory Chair and the student will then select an Advisory Committee and prepare a plan of study before the end of the ninth week of the second quarter of graduate study. See
- Request for Appointment of an Advisory Chair: PDF
- Request for Appointment of an Advisory Committee: PDF
- Plan of Study Form: PDF
Thesis Support Materials
This request is only required in the quarter in which you plan to graduate. The graduate office will review your Plan of Study and notify you of any additional courses and/or requirements needed before graduation. You may request a review at any time but one must be requested the term in which you actually graduate. Additional requests should be submitted if your graduation is delayed beyond the term for which you submitted the request.
- Transfer Credit Evaluation: PDF