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We are pleased to announce that the Department of French and Italian now offers a minimum yearly graduate student stipend of $31,000.

Decisions on admission and merit awards are based on a holistic assessment of the candidate’s dossier, undergraduate record, letters of recommendation, statement of purpose, and an extensive writing sample to be submitted with the application. Additionally, finalists for admission will be interviewed.

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Applications are due on January 1, 2022.

Subha Xavier Headshot

Director of Graduate Studies

Subha Xavier
Associate Professor
North Callaway Center N402B
Leslie Church Hartness Headshot

Senior Academic Degree Program Coordinator

Leslie Church Hartness
Senior Academic Degree Program Coordinator; Graduate Program Administrator
North Callaway Center N405