Application Checklist

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Please review the list below to ensure that you have completed all of the requirements for your application to the Graduate Business Programs.

  1. Complete the Graduate Application: Requires about 15-20 minutes to complete. Pay the application fee which is $50 for U.S. applicants and $40 for international applicants. Learn more.
  2. Request Transcripts: Official transcripts from every college or university you have attended must be sent directly to the Office of Graduate Admissions / International Student and Scholar Services.
  3. Statement of Purpose: Submit a statement of purpose to the Graduate Admissions Office.
  4. Resume: Submit a current resume to the Graduate Admissions Office.
  5. Recommendation Letters (Optional): You may include your recommender's name and email address in your online application. Recommendation letters are not required, but can strengthen an application
  6. GMAT Scores: 

    Note: The GMAT is waived for applicants to all Graduate Business Programs, excluding Master of Accounting and Business Administration PhD – Supply Chain & Analytics emphasis applicants for Fall 2022. GMAT waivers for applicants to the MAcc program are offered on a case-by-case basis; MAcc applicants should contact to determine whether they qualify for the GMAT waiver. 

    Request your official GMAT scores be sent to the university or submit waiver form if applicable. Our school code is 6889. If concerned about the GMAT, please schedule an appointment with a business advisor.
  7. Language Proficiency (International Applicants Only): Submit TOEFL, IELTS, PTE-A or Duolingo Scores.

Transcripts must be sent to the following addresses:

Domestic Students International Students
University of Missouri-St. Louis
Graduate Admissions Office
121 Woods Hall
One University Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63121-4400

Or submit via secure electronic submission to
University of Missouri-St. Louis
International Student Services
362 Social Sciences & Business Building
One University Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63121-4400

Or submit via secure electronic submission to 


For additional assistance please contact:

Graduate Admissions Office (domestic students) 
314-516-5458 or

UMSL Global (international students)
314-516-5229 or