College of Education > Admission & Aid > Graduate Admission > Admission Requirements > Principal Endorsement Interview Process
Thank you for applying to DePaul's Principal Licensure program. Our committee has completed a very thorough review of your application materials and believes your credentials demonstrate academic promise. We would like to invite you to participate in the next phase of the application process, which involves a required on-campus interview.
To schedule an interview, please contact Alyssa Hepker at
(773) 325-4806 or by
Prior to your interview date, you will be required to submit a portfolio. Once the admission office receives your portfolio, you will receive an email that acknowledges receipt. If your portfolio is not received by your scheduled interview date, the interview will be cancelled.
You should be prepared to complete an on-site writing exercise that addresses a topic in education during the interview.
Each candidate must meet the following minimum portfolio requirements below.
Submission of a portfolio that presents evidence of a teacher candidate’s achievements during his or her teaching experience in each of the following categories:
that, “evidence” includes, but is not limited to:
Please note, a portfolio must be submitted before the interview date. If your portfolio is not received by your scheduled interview date, the interview will be canceled.
Portfolios may be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or postal mail to the following address:
Office of Graduate Admission DePaul University 2400 North Sheffield Avenue Chicago, IL 60614-2215