How do I get started on the application?

  • All the following materials must be submitted through the application portal on the UF Graduate Admissions Application page.
    • Statement of Purpose: Please indicate potential faculty you are interested in working with and if you have secured any outside funding in this statement.
    • Three Letters of Recommendation: Submit recommendations through the online application.
    • 3.0 Upper-Division GPA: Applicants must provide their upper-division GPA calculation. Include all courses after 60 credit hours that were earned toward your bachelor’s degree.
    • Official Transcripts: You must submit official transcripts from each institution that you indicate on your application. Upload your unofficial transcripts within the online application to expedite your application.
    • Resume (optional)
    • Background Courses