This form is to be used by students who have been offered admission to the Graduate School at Marquette University, and who would like to request that such admission be deferred for a maximum of one year. Note that this deferral is for admission only, and not for merit-based financial aid (teaching/research assistantships, scholarships, and fellowships). If merit-based financial aid was part of the original offer of admission, the financial aid will not be deferred, and the student must compete a new application for financial aid for the term of deferral (if approved). Some departments accept new students only in the Fall. It is the student's responsibility to find out if Spring or Summer admissions are allowed.
The following procedures must be followed: