University of Washington - Communication Leadership
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Thank you for your interest in the Communication Leadership graduate program.

We recommend that you not submit your application until after attending in person or viewing an information session online at Our Autumn 2014 Information Session is scheduled for Tuesday, October 21, 6-8pm, in CMU 126, and will be livestreamed if you are unable to make it in person.

CMU 126 is located on the first floor of the Communications Building on the UW campus, which can be found at 4101 Stevens Way, Seattle, WA. Click here for a campus map.

Whether you plan to walk, bus, bike, or drive to campus, UW Transportation Services provides helpful information on getting to campus, driving directions, parking options, and other transportation queries.

Application deadline: February 1. Review our application information in this section, as well as at We emphasize clear goals and excellent writing in your application letter, as well as strong professional or academic references.

The online application is at

Before you apply, you will want to review:

  • Application Prerequisites
  • GRE/TOEFL Requirements (if you don’t know your scores, leave these questions blank)
  • Application Checklist

If you have questions about the application process, please Contact Us.