How To Apply

 
Will You Be Part of the Next Generation of Conservation Leaders?
 
Deadlines
COHORT 7 -- 2017-2018

Applications accepted: rolling admissions beginning October 1, 2016
***Application deadline March 1, 2017  ***

Please note: Fully completed applications received by February 1 will have an admissions decision by February 15, to give sufficient time to apply for University and Warner College scholarships.

Application Process

Part I

Complete the CLTL application form and email it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Download the form here. Be sure you have the most recent version of Adobe Reader or your work might not be saved, and periodically check that your application is saved as you complete it. Microsoft Word version of the form available upon request.

Part II

Complete the online Graduate School Application to apply for Fall 2017. In the application, select the Degree Program option and then 'Conservation Leadership - Global Specialization' for the program.

Submit Application Materials

After submitting the initial online application and paying the USD $60 application fee, submit the required supporting materials to complete your application. Note: For students from developing world countries, contact us regarding a waiver for the application fee. Application fee waivers available from the Graduate School for Peace Corps or AmeriCorps alumni here

  • Resume/CV
  • Personal statement (1 to 2 pages double-spaced)
  • Contact information for 3 references
    • An email will automatically be sent to recommenders asking them to complete a recommendation form or upload a letter of recommendation.
  • To submit official transcripts: contact your undergraduate institution(s) and request one official transcript to be sent to Colorado State University (institution code 4075).
    • If your undergraduate institution(s) will send an official transcript electronically, please have it sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
  • To submit test scores: contact the testing agency to request that scores be sent to Colorado State University (institution code 4075). Note: CLTL does not require the GRE.
  • International applicants: to submit results for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), request that scores be sent to Colorado State University (institution code 4075).
  • For any documents that cannot be uploaded, submit paper copies directly to the Office of Admissions at:
         Graduate Admissions
         Colorado State University - Office of Admissions
         1062 Campus Delivery
         Fort Collins, CO 80523-1062

Check Your Application Status

View the status of your application at any time to ensure your application checklist is complete or to check on updates.


If you have any questions about applying to the Conservation Leadership through Learning program, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .