Key Features

2011 Ph.D. Graduates
  • Full-time Ph.D. program with integrated master’s degree
  • World-class faculty and research programs
  • Full financial support from department through teaching/research assistantships or fellowships for entire graduate school duration
  • National reputation for outstanding student mentoring; collegial and supportive working relationships between faculty and graduate students
  • Leading edge intra- and inter-departmental research opportunities
  • Complete, high quality graduate computer science curriculum
  • Myriad of topical colloquia to keep current on hot topics and research opportunities
  • High-tech community close to UW campus, including numerous industrial research opportunities for Ph.D. students
  • Welcoming and supportive environment for international students, women and minorities
  • Online application process for ease and efficiency
  • 1 September start date for applying
  • 15 December deadline for admission package to be received by department
  • Over 1200 applications per year for 40-45 positions
  • Applications accepted once per year for the autumn quarter