Graduate Admissions

Deadlines for Admission

  • Applications for the Fall semester (classes start in August) must be received by January 15.
  • Applications for the Spring semester (classes start in January) must be received byOctober 31.

Online Application

The application for graduate admission is available online through the KU Graduate School. By completing the online application, you can apply for admission to the Graduate School, for scholarships administered through the Graduate School, as well as being automatically considered for teaching and research assistantships administered through the Dept. of Geology.

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For more information please visits the main Geology Department web site.

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