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L4L Admissions

The application deadline for the next L4L cohort group will be in February 2015 for the cohort beginning in summer 2015. Information session will begin in Spring 2014; to receive updates and notifications, please sign up for our L4L Info Listserv for prospective applicants.
 

Minimum Admission Requirements

Application to the Leadership for Learning Program is competitive. To be considered for admission, you must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Demonstrated equity-focused leadership experience
  • Capacity for systems-level thinking
  • Master’s degree (or higher) from an accredited institution
  • A minimum 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) for the last 90 quarter credits (60 semester credits); a minimum 3.5 GPA in graduate-level work

Required Application Materials

The following materials are required to apply for admission to the Leadership for Learning program (more details available in the Application Steps section below):

  • UW Graduate School online application and fee
  • Transcripts from each college or university attended
  • Goal Statement
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Resume or curriculum vitae, listing all relevant degrees, professional experience, awards, publications, presentations and other achievements
  • Copy of your teacher, educational staff associate (ESA), principal or program administrator certificate (required if you plan to seek the superintendent certificate)
  • GRE scores
  • Two writing samples

If you have any questions about the application process or deadlines, please contact Brieanne Hull at k12admin@uw.edu.