Application

THE IRT APPLICATION IS NOW OPEN. COMPLETED APPLICATIONS ARE DUE MARCH 1ST 2019.

Click here to submit an inquiry form and receive an email with log in credentials for our application. Please be sure to check your spam box for this email and keep it in a safe place.

TO ACCESS THE IRT APPLICATION, CLICK HERE.

The IRT will be visiting the following locations (in alphabetical order):

  • Amherst College, Amherst, MA on Friday, 9/28/18
  • Atlanta, UNCF/Mellon Programs Conference 10/4/18 - 10/6/18 at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead
  • Binghamton University at 6pm in LN 2401 on Thursday 10/18/18
  • Bryn Mawr College Info Session- Location/Time TBD
  • Brooklyn College - 4:00-6:00pm in Room 3309A James Hall on Wednesday, 12/5/18
  • Brown University from 4-5:30 pm on Tuesday, December 4, 2018  Location TBD
  • City College of New York - 12:30 - 1:45pm in NAC 4/150  on Thursday, 12/6/18
  • Claremont Colleges Info Session- Pomona College, Smith Campus Center, 4pm-8pm, Friday 10/26/2018
  • Claremont Colleges Tabling- Scripps College Education Fair, Seal Court, 10am-1pm, Tuesday 11/6/18
  • Clark Atlanta University - 4:00 - 5:00pm in Room 1004 in the Thomas W. Cole Building on Thursday, 11/15/18
  • Dartmouth College Info Session- Location/Time TBD
  • Duke University, MMUF Southeast Regional Conference, Durham, NC 11/2/18 - 11/4/18
  • Earlham College - 4:30pm on Monday 11/12/18, location TBD
  • Emory University - 3:00 - 4:00pm in white Hall 200 on Friday, 11/16/18
  • Hamilton College - 4:30pm - 5:30pm at Kirner Johnson 101 on 11/7/18
  • Hampshire College Thursday, November 29, 2018   6:00 pm Location TBD
  • Haverford College Info Session- Location/Time TBD
  • Hunter College - 1:00 - 3:00pm in Room 1242HW in the West Building on Wednesday, 12/5/18
  • Kent State University - Wednesday, 2/6/2019 Location and Time TBD
  • Kenyon College, Monday, February 4, 2019  Time and Location TBD
  • Langston University - 9:30 - 10:30 am at Sanford Hall Room 218W on Thursday, 11/15/18
  • Morehouse College – 9:00am – 10:00am at the 4th FL Conference Room (Room 444) of the Leadership Center on Friday, 11/16/18
  • Purdue University -  5:00pm - 6:00pm in BRNG Rm 1284 on 11/1/18
  • Queens College - 3:00-4:00pm in Powdermaker Hall room 304 on Friday, 12/7/18
  • Smith College, Northampton, MA at 12:10pm at the Lazarus Center for Career Development on Thursday, 9/27
  • Spelman College - 2:30-4:00 pm in LLC 1 Auditorium on Thursday, 11/15/18
  • Southern California Forum for Diversity in Graduate Education- University of San Diego, 12pm-3pm, Saturday 10/27/18
  • Southern University and A&M College - Tuesday 10/23 or Monday 11/12 at 7:00pm in the T.H. Harris Annex, Room 118
  • Swarthmore College Info Session- Location/Time TBD
  • University of California, Los Angeles Info Session- 6275 Bunche Hall, 12pm-4pm, Thursday 10/25/18
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst Wednesday, November 28 at 6:00 pm  Location TBD
  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, 12-1pm in the Lorch Hall Room 403 on  Thursday, 10/25/18
  • University of Michigan, 12-1pm in Weiser Hall, 10th floor on 10/29/18
  • University of New Hampshire Info Session- Hood House 101, 2pm-4pm, Tuesday 11/13/2018
  • University of Pennsylvania - 10:00 - 11:00am in Room 400 in the Graduate School of Education on Friday, 12/7/18
  • University of Southern California Info Session- VKC 254, 4pm-7:50pm, Wednesday 10/24/18

Click here to RSVP for one of the info-sessions above and meet with an IRT rep! Secondly, be sure to submit an inquiry using the link above to stay up to date in IRT's communications. Please note: if you are RSVP'ing for a conference, you must register for the conference directly with the event. 

Learn more about the IRT by watching our info-session powerpoint. DOWNLOAD THE IRT INFO-SESSION POWERPOINT HERE AND LISTEN TO THE NARRATIVE.

If you have any further questions, please email Monica Reum, Recruitment and Admission Programs Specialist at mreum@andover.edu

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

All applicants must:

  1. For undergraduates, have earned a grade point average of 3.0 or above (on a 4.0 scale); and for graduate students, have earned a grade point average of 3.5 or above (on a 4.0 scale).
  2. Demonstrate a commitment to eradicating racial disparities in education;
  3. Demonstrate a professional interest in teaching, counseling, or administration (K-12 or higher education)
  4. Submit a complete online application by March 1st, 2019     

You are eligible to participate in the Summer Workshop Intern Program if you are: 

  • A current undergraduate junior
  • A current undergraduate senior

Please note: If you are not accepted to the Summer Workshop, you will automatically be considered for the Associate’s program.

You are eligible to participate in the Associate Program if you are:

  • A current undergraduate junior or senior
  • A college graduate (recent or otherwise)
  • Currently or previously enrolled in a Master’s degree program
  • A working professional with an undergraduate degree

*Graduate degree holders and those who have completed their undergraduate degrees at the time of application are eligible for the Associate Program ONLY.

Application requirements:

  • Attend an information session on campus or download an info-session from this webpage (see above). 
  • A completed online application which includes a series of short-answer questions about your professional history, research experience, theoretical framework, and goals for future graduate study
  • Three academic recommendations (two can be academic and one can be professional if you are applying for fields in Education such as Higher Education, School Counseling, etc.)
  • Resume/CV
  • Upload unofficial transcripts from ALL credit earned institutions including  undergraduate and graduate institutions, community colleges, study abroad programs, and summer coursework. 

For clarification on the application process, please review our FAQ Document.