Admissions


Our department provides outstanding opportunities for advanced study in chemistry. Our faculty are involved in cutting-edge research and stand at the forefront of their research communities. Our Ph.D. graduates leave well-prepared for careers in government,  industrial, or academic research, as well as teaching positions. Our department has highly skilled professional and scientific staff that support our students’ research with state-of-the-art analytical equipment, computer resources, and shops.

Please use the links above to apply for our chemistry graduate program. Application materials are due by December 1 for international students and by December 15 for students from the US (domestic).

Students from underrepresented minority groups are eligible for an application fee waiver.

Timeline at a Glance

Dec 1: application deadline – international students
Dec 15: application deadline – domestic students
Feb 1-15: admission letters sent out
March: visiting weekend (all admitted students invited)
Apr 15: decision deadline to accept offer of admission