How to Apply

Deadline: The deadline for Fall 2021 admissions is January 10, 2021. Fellowship awards are available for competitive applicants.

In addition to a non-refundable application fee, applicants will be required to submit the following documents:

  1. Unofficial Transcript (uploaded electronically in application system)
  2. Three Letters of Recommendation (uploaded electronically in application system)
  3. Statement of Purpose
  4. Personal History
  5. Current Resume or Curriculum Vitae (uploaded electronically in application system)
  6. TOEFL or IELTS (Required for international applicants who did not complete entire degree at US institution).
  7. The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is not required for domestic applicants or international students who completed their undergraduate degree at an institution where the primary language of instruction is English. International applicants who did not complete their degree at institutions where the primary language of instruction is English are required to submit an official GRE score; the UCI institution code is 4859.

Applicants may apply online through the UC Irvine Graduate Division website.


For more information about admissions, please contact:

Graduate Recruiter, at

Phone: 949-824-1874