There is no better choice for graduate education than The University of Texas at Austin.
One of the world’s leading research universities, UT Austin offers top-ranked graduate programs across all disciplines, a welcoming community for international students and great value and affordability.
Whether you're interested in starting a graduate program as a new student, seeking readmission to a program, or hoping to change your major, an application is required. International applicants follow the same processes as U.S. applicants, but may be required to submit additional test scores.
Students who have never before enrolled in a graduate program should complete the graduate admissions process. Individuals who wish to take graduate-level coursework without becoming a candidate for an advanced degree apply for admission as a non-degree seeker.
Following a break in enrollment of one long semester or more, students previously enrolled in a UT Austin graduate program who wish to return to their program must apply for readmission.
Current or returning UT Austin graduate students who wish to be considered for admission to a different graduate program must apply for a change of major.
International applicants follow the same processes as U.S. applicants, but should review additional information that may be needed to complete their application.
Interested in graduate school at The University of Texas at Austin? Start here and review eligibility for admission, admissions and enrollment statistics, programs and degrees, the cost of attendance and more.
After you have completed your application, the Office of Graduate Admissions will evaluate and forward your materials to the graduate program to which you’re applying. Find out how to check the status of your application, including your decision notification.
Review the tasks that must be completed prior to enrollment, and more information for students who are admitted with conditions or denied admission.
Each fall, the Graduate School presents an orientation designed specifically for new graduate students. Review the pre-arrival checklist and more information for your orientation session.
Experience The University of Texas at Austin from anywhere with this virtual tour of campus that highlights the different buildings and services available to graduate students.
Learn more about the students who make up our graduate student community.
Each year, the Graduate School publishes statistics detailing the number of students who apply to, are admitted to and enroll in its programs for the summer and fall semesters.
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