All students begin graduate study in the fall term. We do not offer rolling admissions.
Students with bachelor's degrees in the natural sciences, mathematics, or engineering are invited to apply for admission. Applications from minorities and women are particularly welcome.
All students admitted to our Ph.D. program receive full financial support. This includes tuition, fees, and a cost-of living stipend.
If you have basic questions about the application process see:
SEAS-Specific Questions: If you have any additional questions about admissions to graduate programs at SEAS, please contact the Office of Student Affairs by phone at 617-495-2833 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
General Admissions Questions: Please call GSAS by phone between the hours of 2:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m., Eastern Standard Time (EST), Monday through Friday, at 617.496.6100 or via email at email@example.com.
|September||GSAS Application Available|
|December 16th||GSAS Application Due Date (by 5 p.m. EST)|
|Mid-December||Begin to process applications|
|Early March||Decision letters mailed|
|April 15||Reply date for admitted students|
- Degree-seeking students (PhD, ME, SM and AB/SM) submit an online GSAS application by selecting program "Engineering and Applied Sciences."
- Non-degree seeking students (Special Students) and those wishing to apply for Visiting Scholar status apply directly to GSAS.
Note: SEAS requires electronic submission of the application and strongly prefers electronic submission of the letters of recommendation. SEAS does not accept late applications.