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Graduate Slavic Degrees

Apply to the graduate program for non-degree-seeking status via the Office of Graduate Studies online application system.

Application Materials:

  • Resume/CV
  • A Brief Personal Statement indicating your academic preparedness and personal motivation for taking coursework in the Department of Slavic Languages & Literatures
  • Evidence of preparedness for relevant coursework/Demonstrated competence in Slavic literature or other academic/professional areas that are similar or relevant (e.g., completion of relevant coursework as indicated on official transcripts, a writing sample that demonstrates comparative literature competency, documentation of prior training and certification)
  • Official Transcripts from undergraduate and post-baccalaureate institutions
  • Non-native speakers of English must meet Graduate Studies English proficiency requirements


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KU’s Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies program is one of only 12 federally-funded national resource centers in the US
Only doctoral program in Slavic Languages and Literatures between the Mississippi and the West Coast
100% of graduate students in the Slavic program had funding in academic year 2012-13
KU's Libraries house over 500,000 volumes of Slavic books and electronic editions
Two of the department’s last four doctoral candidates have won a Fulbright grants to conduct dissertation research abroad