Admissions Process

Admissions Process for the MA in Clinical Psychology and MA in Psychology Program

Application Deadlines

We are currently accepting applications for the following terms:

International Application*
Priority Application**
Final Application
Classes Begin
Spring 2015January 27, 2015January 27, 2015Applications still being acceptedApril 6, 2015
Summer 2015April 27, 2015April 27, 2015May 22, 2015July 6, 2015
Fall 2015July 27, 2015July 27, 2015August 21, 2015October 5, 2015

*In addition to satisfying AULA’s admission requirements for a specific academic program, International Students have additional, general requirements that must be met for admission. 

*In order to be eligible for the New Student Grant, the admissions application and financial aid paperwork must be submitted by the Priority Deadline.

Admissions Requirements

There are three easy steps to apply:

  1. Complete the Online Application.

    • Complete and submit Part 1 and Part 2 of the online application
    • Submit the $60 non-refundable Application Fee
      • Note: The application fee is waived for anyone attending an information session.  Interested in attending, sign up now
      • The application fee is also waived for all AULA alumni
    • Complete and submit the Admissions Dialogue and Autobiographical Essay. These admission essays will help us get to know you as an individual, as well as evaluate your writing ability and your capacity to reflect insight-fully on your personal experience.
  2. Send in all official transcripts. Request one copy of official transcripts to be sent directly to the Admissions Office at Antioch University Los Angeles from all other previously attended institutions of higher education, including the institution from which you received your accredited bachelor’s degree. A student copy of a transcript may be submitted with your application, but you cannot be fully admitted until the official transcript is received.
  3. Submit all supplemental materials
    • Two Recommendation Forms. Select at least two people to complete recommendation forms on your behalf.  Please note: Recommendations from family members, friends, or personal therapists do not meet this requirement. Recommendation Forms should be sent directly to the Admissions Office by individuals who can comment on your qualifications for the program. Additional Recommendation Forms may enhance the quality of your application.

Please submit all materials to: Admissions Office, 400 Corporate Pointe, Culver City, CA 90230.

All application materials submitted become part of an applicant’s file and cannot be returned.

The Admissions Interview - After we receive your application materials, we will contact you to make an appointment for a group interview. This interview is an opportunity for you to present your goals and qualifications and to ask questions about Antioch University’s program.


Office of Admissions
Phone: (310) 578-1080
ext. 100
Toll Free: (800) 7-ANTIOCH