Prospective Students

Frequently Asked Questions

Please take a moment to read through our list of Frequently Asked Questions. We hope this information will be a useful guide to get you started in navigating through our program and Chapel Hill.

Documentation Requirements for Admission

  1. A bachelor's degree transcript from an accredited college or university;
  2. Submission of official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores that are not older than five years;
  3. Three letters of recommendation;
  4. Completion of application supplement for CRMH within graduate school application (personal statement and answers to the six supplemental questions): (http://gradschool.unc.edu/academics/degreeprograms/);
  5. Graduate application fee for fall 2018 in the online SLATE application system;
  6. A pre-admission interview with the DCRMH faculty;
  7. Be eligible to meet student requirements to participate in clinical training. View here.

THE DEADLINE TO SUBMIT APPLICATION MATERIALS FOR FALL 2018 ADMISSION IS May 9, 2018.

Students are admitted one time per year, each fall semester. As a Graduate School program, we adhere to all Graduate School rules and regulations regarding admissions, matriculation, and graduation. All applicants who are considered for admissions will complete a personal interview with the admissions committee.

Deadline for Scholarships:

If you would like to be considered for the Graduate School Merit scholarship, please submit your application by December 12th, 2017.

The AHS Department scholarships are listed at http://www.med.unc.edu/ahs/student-services/financial-assistance. To become eligible for these scholarships, submit your program application by March 19, 2018. For the AHS scholarships the online application is due on May 1, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. You need to be admitted to the CRMH program, to be able to apply for these funding opportunities.

Admission Information Sessions

The Division of Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling will be conducting admission information sessions during the dates listed below for prospective students who are interested in learning more about the program. A professor and a student will be available at these sessions to answer questions and provide literature about the program.

Information session dates:

  • October 17, 2017; 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. – with Dr. Mark Klinger in Bondurant Hall, Room 2020. 

  • November 8, 2017; 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - with Dr. Dara Chan in Bondurant Hall, Room 2020.

  • December 4, 2017; 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. - with Dr. Eniko Rak in Bondurant Hall, Room 2020.


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