Application and Admissions Process

Questions? Check our FAQ list.

Deadlines:
Domestic
with TA/RA*
Domestic
without TA/RA*
International
Fall January 10th May 1st January 10th
Spring August 1st October 1st August 1st

* Teaching Assistantship/Research Assistantship

The Graduate Admissions Committee will begin reviewing completed application packages  for Fall admission on December 15 and will give full consideration to applications received by January 10.

IMPORTANT: No changes to your application through the online system are allowed once you enter your digital signature on the application and click the SUBMIT button.

Before you submit your application, be sure these required components are included in your application. All materials must be received before the committee will review the packet.

Upload -

  • Letter of Intent
  • Transcripts

Enter -

  • Physics GRE score
  • General GRE scores

Assign -

  • 3 Recommendation Providers

Begin the Graduate Application process here

Use this link for both domestic and international applications. The online application will allow you to upload all your necessary documents for application to the Physics graduate program. Within the application, make sure to click the Application Instructions to see the specific requirements for Physics.

If you have questions regarding the Physics graduate program admissions process, check the Frequently Asked Questions list or contact the Academic Programs Coordinator: Alisa Gibson - agibson@unm.edu