Application Process

Financial Economics Ph.D.

If you would like to have the forms sent to you via regular postal mail, please send us (address stated below) a letter on paper requesting either a domestic or international students application.

Visit the UNO application page for more details

Step 1: Write Statement of Purpose

Write Statement of Purpose (in one page state your purpose for applying for graduate study, your particular area of specialization, and your plans for the future.

Download the Graduate Application & Financial Aid form

Step 2: Prepare Resume/CV

Have three Confidential Evaluation forms sent to us by people who know your abilities well.

Download the Confidential Evaluation form

Step 3: Identify 3 faculty members willing to write a recommendation for you

Please send forms to:
Ph.D. Program Application Graduate Coordinator
Department of Economics and Finance
2000 Lakeshore Drive
University of New Orleans
New Orleans, LA 70148

Step 4: Complete the UNO online application to the University

You will upload your statement of purpose, your resume/cv, and list of recommendation providers in the application.
UNO online application

Step 5: Submit your official transcripts and test scores to the Office of Admissions