Manhattanville Reid Castle In the Spring

Accelerated Undergraduate Completion Programs


1. Complete the online application.

2. Write a 500-750 word essay with a candid description of yourself, stressing those personal qualities, assets, and liabilities that you feel will influence your undergraduate work.  Describe what you consider to be your most important professional and/or academic achievement to date by reflecting on:

  • How and why did you decide to pursue this program?
  • Why are you a good candidate?How can this program further your personal and/or professional goals?
  • What special abilities, personal qualities and life experiences do you bring to the classroom and your fellow students in the program? 

3. Submit a resume which reflects your business and educational experience.

4. Arrange to have official transcripts of all previous undergraduate work forwarded
    directly from the institution(s) to this office. Student copies are not acceptable.

5. Please send one signed letter of recommendation from someone who can speak
    to your intellectual and academic ability.

6. Submit a Graduate Student Health Form with proof of immunization against
    measles and rubella in compliance with New York State regulations. This request
    applies to all students born on or after January 1, 1957.

7. Send materials to the following address. Applications will be considered upon
    receipt of all materials.

Graduate Admissions
Reid Castle B4/5
Manhattanville College
2900 Purchase Street
Purchase, NY 10577