Admissions & Application

Students are admitted to the UC Irvine Graduate Program in Pharmacological Sciences on an annual basis in the fall quarter only. The admissions committee and the graduate advisors screen applications, and highly qualified applicants will be invited to visit the department in late January or early February. Admissions decisions may be made any time based on the
recommendations of the admissions committee.

Application Deadline: Jan. 5

For full consideration, online applications should be received by December 1, and all supporting documents and scores must be received by January 5. Offers are made beginning in December, so it is advantageous to submit early.

Applicants are required to submit:

  • An official online application including the application fee ($105 for domestic applicants, i.e. US citizens and permanent residents and $125 for international applicants
  • One official original transcript
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • GRE test scores
  • International students are also required to submit TOEFL scores

Recruitment period for entrance in Fall 2018:

The recruitment weekend for invited applicants is TBA. We look forward to meeting you. For admission directly to Pharmaceutical Sciences Concentration, apply online at the online application for graduate admissions through UCI's Graduate Division.

For detailed information regarding the application requirements, please visit the Graduate Admissions web page.