To aid you in the application process, please download or print these application checklists:

PhD ChecklistMHS ChecklistMPH Checklist
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Once you have begun your application, please notify the Department of Environmental and Global Health administrative staff at

Please note: If you are interested in applying to the Global Health Certificate or the One Health Certificate, please visit those pages for more information on how to apply.

SOPHAS Application *

  1. Complete the SOPHAS online application and pay the non-refundable application fee. (Please note: the fee will vary according to the number of school designations selected)
  2. Arrange to have one set of official transcripts from each institution attended sent to SOPHAS (the address is listed below)
    • All international applicants must submit a World Education Services (WES) evaluation, in lieu of official transcripts
  3. Arrange to have three Letters of Recommendation submitted. At least two must exhibit research acumen.
  4. Submit a one-page professional Statement of Purpose outlining objectives that match the philosophy and focus of the program you have selected
  5. Submit a Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  6. International Students Only: Arrange to have official TOEFL, IELTS, or MELAB scores submitted.
SOPHAS Mailing AddressSOPHAS Overnight Address
P.O. Box 9111
Watertown, MA 02471
c/o Liaison International
311 Arsenal Street
Watertown, MA 02472

*If your application is chosen to move forward with our admissions process, you will be contacted by the department with next steps. Thank you!*