How to apply

Application Requirements

You must submit your application via the Online Application. Paper applications are not accepted by the Department of Chemistry. The application deadline for Fall 2020 admission was December 1, 2019 and applications are no longer being accepted. The Online Application for Fall 2021 admissions will open at 12:01am EST on September 15, 2020.  Please see below for helpful information about our application requirements. Since offers of admission are made continuously after the application deadline, all of your materials must be submitted by the application deadline. This includes letters of recommendation and the official scores for the GRE (and IELTS or TOEFL, if required).


Completing and Submitting the Application: Information for all applicants


Additional Information for International Applicants


Chemistry Application Mentor Program

CAMP is a volunteer-based, student-run program that provides assistance to Chemistry Applicants. CAMP is intended to assist applicants from underrepresented groups – including but not limited to: groups underrepresented in the STEM field, first generation PhD applicants, and applicants from non-traditional academic backgrounds.  The application closes on November 1, 2019 for the Fall 2020 Admission Cycle.  We look forward to assisting you next year!