The Computer Science and Engineering online application process for the Ph.D. program opens annually on September 1. Applications are accepted for admission for autumn quarter only. The deadline for both international and U.S. students is December 15 for admission the following autumn quarter.

All application materials must be received electronically by December 15, to be considered for admission in the following autumn quarter.

There are no separate deadlines for applicants who wish to request assistantships since the department offers financial support to all who are admitted to the program.

Admission decisions are usually made by mid-February. Students must accept/decline offers by April 15.

Deadline Summary

Event Deadline
Application process opens September 1
Deadline for receipt of application          December 15
Study begins Autumn quarter
Admission decisions made Mid-February
Students accept/decline offers April 15

If you have any questions about these deadlines, please contact the Graduate Advisor.