» Application Process
Apply online at Texas Common Application
. The Microbiology major code is 667500.
Please submit your application by December 1, 2012 for admission to the doctoral program in Microbiology in Fall 2013. UT-Austin does not have a master's program in Microbiology.
You can pay by Visa or MasterCard when you fill out your online application.
The application processing fee for U.S. applicants is $65.00 and International applicants who have not previously been enrolled at the University must pay a nonrefundable processing fee of $90.00.
Students who reside in the US or Canada are eligible for an application fee waiver.
Materials to be sent to the Graduate and International Admissions Center
- Application (online)
- Three letters of recommendation, preferably from professors or advisors (on the online form)
- Application fee (on the online form)
- Personal statement of purpose (on the online form)
- Official transcripts from ALL universities and colleges attended (online)
- Official GRE scores (UT Austin code: 6882, no department code is necessary) sent by ETS5. Official TOEFL scores for International students (UT Austin code: 6882) sent by ETS. If you hold bachelor's degrees from a U.S. institution or from an institution in another English-only speaking country, you will receive a waiver of the TOEFL.