Eligibility and How to Apply

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  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Enrolled in a degree-granting program at a college/university in the U.S.
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Have completed at least 2 semesters of undergraduate education
  • Have at least 1 semester of undergraduate education remaining after completing MSU SROP
  • Demonstrate a strong interest in graduate study (Masters or Ph.D.)

MSU SROP applications will be reviewed from November 1, 2020 through March 8, 2021. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible.  Applicants can either use the MSU-Specific or Regional SROP application.  Letters of recommendation can be mailed, faxed or emailed separately to msusrop@grd.msu.edu.

Click here for MSU-specific SROP PDF 2021 Application.

Big Ten Academic Alliance SROP Application

*Note: The PDF application is only for MSU SROP and does not go to other Big Ten Academic Alliance institutions.  However MSU does review applications in the regional application system.