Graduate Application Information

Financial Aid

Students admitted to a Ph.D. program are awarded full tuition and stipend support. Additional summer support and teaching assistantships may be available. In addition, research, specialized training, and professional development funds are available to students through the Laney Graduate School.

In the M.S. programs, partial tuition scholarships are available on a competitive basis. There is no teaching assistantship available for this program.

For more information about financial aid and awards, go to the Laney Graduate School.

Application Requirements

Note that we do not require official transcripts to be submitted with the application. We also do not require a writing sample. We require official versions of the transcript only from students who are offered and accept admission. Students whose first language is not English are required to submit the TOEFL exam score.

More information regarding the Laney Graduate School admissions requirements can be found here.

Application Deadlines

Applications to the Mathematics Ph.D. program are due by December 15. Applications to the Mathematics M.S. program are due January 31.

Applications to the Computer Science and Informatics Ph.D. program are due by January 1.

The Computer Science M.S. program only accepts applications for possible Fall admission. The deadline to submit an application for possible Fall 2018 is April 30, 2018.

Students interested in applying should submit a completed online application. The application and instructions detailing what is needed to complete the application can be found here. The application fee is $75. It can be paid by credit card as part of the online application. The fee can also be paid by electronic check. Please be aware that this payment option adds several days of processing time before we receive the application.

Please contact the Director of Graduate Studies or the Graduate Program Coordinator at with questions about the application process. Or submit an inquiry request at