Graduate Cohort

Thank you for your interest in Saint Leo University's off-campus master's programs. All of the application and registration materials that you will need to be admitted into the programs are included in the steps below.

As a reminder, Saint Leo University strictly limits enrollment in each program to 25 students and accepts reservations on a first-come, first-served basis.

To reserve your seat in a cohort we will need your application, registration form and $80 application fee. These items are found in Steps 1-2 and can be completed by clicking the green button after each step.

If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact us at 800-334-5532 (select 2-2-Graduate Cohort) or 352-588-7485 and ask for Jennifer Sessa.

Please complete steps one through two to reserve your seat in the cohort:

STEP ONE   Application

Complete and submit the cohort application by clicking the button to the right. (Select "University Campus - Graduate Traditional")


STEP TWO   Registration Form

Complete the graduate cohort registration form by clicking the button to the right.


STEP THREE   Financial Aid and Payment Options

Determine how you plan to pay for the program: Financial Aid or Pay-As-You-Go.

If using Financial Aid, complete the FAFSA online. It is in your best interest to complete the financial aid process as early as possible.

Click the appropriate button to the right for more information.


STEP FOUR   Official Transcripts

Saint Leo University will request ALL of your official, sealed transcripts for you on your behalf. Submit the Transcript Release Form and the Transcript Fee Payment Form by clicking the button to the right.


STEP FIVE   Professional Recommendation

Arrange for two professional recommendation forms to be completed. Please enter the information for each individual and Saint Leo will email the form directly to them. To submit your TWO professional references simply click the button to the right.


STEP SIX   Statement of Professional Goals

Please complete an essay of approximately 250 words outling your professional goals. You may upload your goals statement into your application once your application is submitted.

Upload your statement of goals by clicking the button to the right.


STEP SEVEN   Copy of Current Resume

Please submit a copy of your current resume. You may upload your resume into your application once your application is submitted. You may submit your resume by clicking on the button to the right or faxing it to 352-588-7873.


STEP EIGHT   If GPA is Below 3.0 ONLY: Official Test Scores

If your last 60 credit hours GPA from the last degree you have completed is below 3.0, please request that your score from either the GRE or MAT be sent to Saint Leo University. Please note: If a GRE or MAT score is required, you will not be permitted to begin taking classes until your offical passing score is received.


STEP NINE   Mentor Letter (Educational Leadership Applications ONLY)

Submit a Mentor Letter signed by the experienced administrator who is willing to mentor your for portions of the program.


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