Foreign Languages and Literatures (FOLL) Application Requirements

Applicants must submit, directly to the Marquette University Graduate School:

  1. A completed online application form and $50 application fee.
  2. Official transcripts from all current and previous colleges/universities except Marquette.
  3. Three letters of recommendation.
  4. A writing sample in Spanish. This can be a term paper from one of the applicant's undergraduate Spanish courses.
  5. (For international applicants only) a TOEFL score or other acceptable proof of English proficiency.
  6. (For teaching assistantships in Spanish) a tape recording (no longer than 5 minutes) of their foreign speaking voice. The tape should include a reading from a prose passage and some free conversation. Foreign applicants should make a similar recording in English. The recording should be submitted directly to the director of graduate studies or the chair of the department.

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Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881
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