How to Apply

All applications must be completed online through the Graduate College.

Admissions Requirements:

  • BS or BA from accredited college or university
  • Transcripts from all post-secondary schools attended
  • Two semesters of general biology, general chemistry and physics. One semester of Organic Chemistry I and Organic Chemistry II or Biochemistry. Note:  If you are intending to apply to pre-health professional schools, including medical, dental, and physician assistant; labs are required.
  • TOEFL scores (international students)
  • UVM Graduate College Application form
  • Standardized test scores are not required. Applicants are highly encouraged to provide previously taken standardized tests as it could affirm baseline knowledge

Applications Requirements:

  • Three letters of recommendation
  • College transcripts
  • Statement of purpose
  • A CV or résumé
  • TOEFL/IELTS scores for international applicants, and in some cases, applicants whose native or first language is not English
  • Standardized test scores are not required. Applicants are highly encouraged to provide previously taken standardized tests as it could affirm baseline knowledge

Application Deadlines:

  • Summer 2021: February 15, 2021
  • Fall 2021: Rolling admissions

Please send all application material to the Graduate College:

The Graduate College Admissions Offices

The University of Vermont
330 Waterman Building
Burlington, Vermont 05405-0160
Telephone: (802) 656-2699
Fax: (802) 656-0519
E-mail: graduate.admissions@uvm.edu

Have questions? Call 802-656-9925 or email mms@uvm.edu today!