Applications must be made through the Graduate Studies Office at the University of Delaware using their online application. All application materials listed below—excepting GRE scores—must be uploaded electronically through this online platform.
Autobiographical Statement: A
brief autobiography that indicates suitability for the field of
conservation, learning process to date, appreciation of art and cultural
heritage, and the importance of its preservation. (Your response to
this question may also be used on the online application).
Letters of Recommendation:
Applicants must submit 3 letters of recommendation stating the
applicant's ability to successfully complete and profit from a graduate
program in art conservation. At least one of these letters should be
from a practicing professional conservator who has supervised the
applicant's conservation work.
GRE Scores: An official copy of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
scores must be submitted. The University of Delaware’s GRE Code is
005811-5101. The ETS University of Delaware institution code is "5811". You only need to submit the University code of 5811. No department code is needed for our institution.
from all post-high school academic institutions must be uploaded to the
online application. Unofficial transcripts or scans of official
transcripts may be used. Do not mail official transcripts to the
University of Delaware during the applicant stage.
- Curriculum Vitae
- Supplemental Document 1 - Course Information Form
- Supplemental Document 2 - Personal History Form
to the Personal History and Course Information forms are provided at
right and they must be completed in Adobe Reader. You may also contact
us at 302-831-3489 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to
acquire these forms and documents. If students make it to the interview
stage of the application process they will be expected to bring a
portfolio to the interview.
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