Thank you for your interest in our graduate program. We accept applications once a year for our MS and PhD program for autumn quarter only.


Submit your application online through the UW Graduate School website.

For information about the impacts of COVID-19 on the application process, please visit the Graduate School’s FAQ page (link:

Application Deadlines for Autumn 2023

  • Application deadline for MS Thesis and PhD applications
    • December 1, 11:59 p.m. U.S. Pacific Standard Time
  • Application deadline for MS Capstone applications
    • January 15, 11:59 p.m. U.S. Pacific Standard Time 

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