How to Apply

ADMISSION PROCEDURE AND REQUIREMENTS

To be considered for admission to the Executive Leadership Program, the applicant must submit the materials listed below by April 15th.

Required materials include:

  • The completed application opens your admission file.
  • These additional required application materials must be on file on or before April 15:
    • College and graduate school transcripts**
    • A Personal Leadership Statement (typed, 275-350 words max.) that reflects your professional leadership aspirations  and a leadership pathway that aligns with the challenges of a district leadership position.
    • Two written recommendations that attest to your educational leadership experiences and the  potential for your successful performance as a district leader prepared to create the conditions for effective teaching, learning and leading at the district level.

**During the application process, an applicant is asked to provide unofficial transcripts for any coursework or institutions previously attended.  If the applicant has his/her own copy of the transcript, it can be scanned and uploaded into the applicant system while an official copy is mailed.

Please email questions to Kimberly Shirshac (kimberly.shirshac@uconn.edu).

APPLICATION AND ADMISSION TIMELINE

Application period March 1st – April 15th

Interviews scheduled: April 15th – May 15th

Acceptance letters sent on or before: May 31st

2017-2018 Program Timeline