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Video: Apply to ETSU Graduate Studies
Video: How to Apply Online
Note: Applicants who wish to enter the Doctor of Public Health, Ph.D. in Environmental Health Sciences,
Master of Public Health, or M.S. in Environmental Health programs programs should make initial
applications through SOPHAS.org. All other graduate
applicants should apply through GoldLink.
To create another application: Follow
the instructions above, but instead of creating a new first time user account, just
sign-in with your login-id and PIN at the Admissions Log-in page.
Check status of pending application(s): Click here enter the Login ID and PIN you
used to create your application, and log in to the Application Menu webpage. Next, under the "Processed Applications"
section, click on the admission term you want to check. You'll find the status of your application at the bottom of the
Application Summary page under "Requirements."
More information: Should you desire to complete a manual application, a printable
version is available on the School of Graduate Studies Forms page. Go to the GoldLink
Homepage for more information about GoldLink. For application details, select the
link for the desired application type below, print the listed instructions, then
follow the steps indicated to complete the on-line application.
The Tennessee State Legislature recently enacted legislation entitled the Tennessee Eligibility
Verification for Entitlements Act (EVEA), which became effective on October 1, 2012 (Tennessee
Public Chapter No. 1061-SB No. 1325). As a result of this legislation, all state public
institutions of higher education in Tennessee must verify that students who receive state public
benefits are U.S. citizens or lawfully present in the United States. In order to verify
eligibility for benefits such as in-state tuition or graduate assistantships, students may
have to provide documentation such as a scanned copy of a driver’s license, birth certificate,
visa, or permanent resident identification.