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GRE Scores are not required to apply to the Astronomy graduate program, and are not taken into account when reviewing applications. It takes up to 72 hours for the requirement to disappear from your MyStatus page after you submit your application. Please be patient!

Department application deadline is December 15

  1. Why should I choose UT Astronomy?

  2. Research in the Astronomy Program at The University of Texas

  3. Career Outcomes for UT PhD Graduates

How to Apply for Graduate Admission

Please read this information thoroughly before following the links below

  1. Graduate and International Admissions Center (GIAC)
  2. On-Line Graduate School Application
  3. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
  4. Research Areas
  5. Information for International Applicants
  6. Graduate Program A to Z

Tips on applying to Graduate School

If you have any questions about the admissions procedure, please contact us at:

Graduate Admissions
Department of Astronomy
2515 Speedway, Stop C1400
Austin TX 78712

phone: (512) 471-0481
fax: (512) 471-6016
email: studentinfo@astro.as.utexas.edu