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Language Proficiency

Select your native language (the language of your birth). If you speak additional languages, click Add Another Language. Then, select the language(s) and the level of your proficiency in each.

Military Status

If you have US military experience, select your anticipated status at the time of enrollment from the drop-down. Select Not a member of the military if this does not apply.

If a member of the military, select your branch of the Armed Forces from the drop-down and indicate the dates of service.

Religious Preference

Indicate your religious affiliation or preference. This question is optional. 

Relatives with USD Affiliations

Indicate if you have any relatives affiliated with University of San Diego and if they are alumni, staff/administration, or faculty. Then, enter their name(s). 

First Generation

This question only applies to applicants in the 2019-2020 application cycle. 

Indicate whether either of your parents/guardians received a bachelor's degree or higher by the time you completed high school or high school equivalency. 

Financial Aid

This question only applies to applicants in the 2019-2020 application cycle. 

Indicate how you plan to pay for your graduate program. You can select up to three responses. 

Application Influence

Indicate which factors (up to three) influenced your decisions to apply to University of San Diego. Then, enter any other graduate schools you are applying to. 

Felony and Misdemeanor Convictions

Indicate whether you've ever been convicted of a misdemeanor or felony. Failure to disclose and provide accurate information about prior convictions may have serious consequences, such as annulment of acceptance offers, program dismissal, or other sanctions. 

Be aware of the potential impact on program acceptance. Contact the programs you wish to apply to for advice if you have a felony conviction or a criminal record. If you are uncertain of the status of a charge versus a conviction on your record, or if you are uncertain as to whether your offense was an infraction, misdemeanor, or a felony, contact the city, county, or state jurisdiction where the incident occurred.

If you are convicted of a misdemeanor or felony prior to admission and/or matriculation, it is your responsibility to immediately inform your program(s).

Academic Infraction

Indicate whether you have ever been disciplined or placed on academic probation while attending an academic institution. If yes, enter an explanation in the spaces provided.

Denied Readmission

Indicate whether you have ever been denied readmission to an academic program due to academic conduct or performance. If yes, enter an explanation in the space provided.

License Infraction

Indicate whether you have ever had any certification, registration, license, or clinical privileges revoked, suspended, or in any way restricted by an institution, state, or locality. If yes, enter an explanation in the spaces provided. 

Social Security Number

This question only applies to applicants in the 2018-2019 application cycle. 

Enter your social security number. This field is optional, but some programs may require it for their application, or for institutional or federal financial aid forms. Contact your programs directly to determine if they require you to enter your social security number. 

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