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Graduate Program

Apply to Rochester

All parts of the application listed below must be submitted online. No hard copies should be sent to the department. 

Applications consist of the following parts:

  • Online application
  • Application fee: $60
  • Transcripts (please scan transcripts to the online application; original transcript will be required upon admission)
  • GRE general test (school code 2928 and department code 1801)
  • TOEFL - if applicable (school code 7267 and department code 84)
    • TOEFL can be waived if you have completed a bachelor's degree from an English-speaking school located in one of the countries listed below:
      • Australia
      • Canada
      • Ireland
      • New Zealand
      • United Kingdom
      • United States
    • TOEFL must be up to date and no older than two years
    • IELTS are accepted
  • Three letters of recommendation 

Deadline for ALL application materials: December 13, 2019 for fall 2020 admission.                                                                                                                                                                                               

Visa Requirements: Applicants who are neither citizens nor permanent residents of the US should read the visa requirements page for additional information.

Policy: The University of Rochester provides equal opportunity in admissions and student aid regardless of sex, age, race, color, creed, disability, sexual orientation, and national or ethnic origin. Furthermore, the University complies with all applicable nondiscrimination laws.