FAQ and Fun Facts
Fun Facts about German, Russian and East European Studies
Below are answers to some of the most common questions about German, Russian, and East European Studies. For more information, please explore our website or contact the department.
Silke Schade is currently director of undergraduate studies for the German Studies program. Her office is in Furman Hall 011 and she can be reached per email (firstname.lastname@example.org) to make an appointment.
Denis Zhernokleyev is currently director of undergraduate studies for the Russian Studies program. His office is in Furman Hall 021 and he can be reached per email (email@example.com) to make an appointment.
Meike Werner is our current director of graduate studies for the Ph.D. Program in German Studies. Her office is in Furman Hall 129 and she can be reached per email (firstname.lastname@example.org) to make an appointment.
Our annual application deadline is January 15 for the following fall semester. Please note that we are not admitting any graduate students for the 2021-2022 year.
Please submit the following materials with your application:
Three letters of recommendation (these should be submitted electronically)
Unofficial transcripts, uploaded with your application; if you receive an offer of admission, we will request mailed hard copies of these transcripts
Official GRE scores
International Applicants Only: Official TOEFL or IELTS scores; if your undergraduate degree was taught entirely in English, you may contact the department to request a waiver of this requirement