Indiana University Bloomington

Department of Art History

Application Information | Graduate Studies

Please note that you must apply electronically to the department via the Indiana University Application system.

Please note that Online Recommendation Requests are sent to recommenders AFTER submission of the application.

The Graduate Program in the History of Art enrolls approximately 15 new graduate students each year, selected from the applicant pool based on their academic merit and fit with the current strengths of the graduate program.

For Domestic Students
January 5, 2016 for Fall 2016

For International Students
January 5, 2016 for Fall 2016

GRE Scores

The Graduate School suggests a minimum verbal score of 160. The GRE scores will be evaluated by the Department of the History of Art in conjunction with the rest of the application materials.

International Student Information:

Office of International Services, International Admissions
Indiana University
Poplars 221
400 E. Seventh Street
Bloomington, IN 47405

Phone: 812-855-9086
Fax: 812-855-4418
Email for Applicants and Prospective Students:
Email for Currently Enrolled Students:

TOEFL Requirements:

Minimum Paper based TOEFL (PBT) Scores: Overall score: 600
Minimum Internet-based TOEFL Scores:: Overall score: 100

TOEFL and IELTS scores
If your native language is not English, you must take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System exam (IELTS) to demonstrate your proficiency in English. A minimum TOEFL score of 100 (600 on the paper-based TOEFL) or a minimum IELTS score of 7.0 is required. The requirement is waived for those who have earned a degree in the United States. Students who have earned their degree outside of the United States are required to submit valid TOEFL or IELTS scores, even if English was the language of instruction in their college or university.

Materials required:

Curriculum Vitae is optional.
The Statement of Purpose and the recommendations letters may be submitted on-line with the application.

All materials can be either be uploaded to the application form or should be mailed to:
Indiana University
School of Fine Arts
Department of the History of Art 132
1201 East 7th Street
Bloomington, IN 47405

Telephone: 812-855-9556
To e-mail, please use the "Contact Us" option