Temporary Test Waiver Policies for Applicants Seeking to Begin Their Graduate Program in Spring 2022 and Fall 2022

Due to the pandemic, we have temporarily waived test requirements (GRE/GMAT/MTEL) for most graduate degree programs, and for most applicants, until January 31, 2022. We are also permitting international students to use Duolingo in place of TOEFL and IELTS tests.

Please note that the following programs will continue to require applicants to submit test scores:

  • Business Administration, Ph.D.
  • Computer Science, MS and PhD (for Fall 2022 entrants only; tests are waived for Spring 2022 entrants)
  • Criminal Justice & Criminology, Ph.D.
  • Medical Physics, MS and PhD
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences, PhD
  • Physics, Ph.D.
  • Physical Therapy, D.P.T.
  • Radiological Science, PhD


If you have questions or concerns about your application, we are here to help! Please call 978-934-2390 or email Graduate_Admissions@uml.edu.