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Graduate Admissions

Graduate Admissions 

Admissions application information is available online from the Graduate Admissions Office or by email from Please visit the Graduate School's website for a complete list of requirements.

Answers to Some Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) 

Submit the following information to Graduate Admissions with your application:

  • Application for admission, resume, statement of purpose, and unofficial transcripts ( undergraduate and/or graduate degrees) ( including degrees in progress). Transcripts must show marksheet, grades, and grade point average. If offered admission, official transcripts must be sent by the institution to University of Georgia Graduate Admissions office or student must bring a sealed official transcript when on campus. 
  • Official GRE scores ( all graduate degrees in Computer Science) ( institutional code 5813) ( within 5 years)- you may send the unofficial copy, but official scores must be received by the school for review and final decision.
  • Official TOEFL OR official IELTS ( international applicants only) ( within 2 years)- can be submitted electronically by choosing University of Georgia Graduate Admissions as recipient when sending scores. See minimum English proficiency requirements.
  • Three letters of recommendation. These must be from qualified persons who have taught or supervised you in an academic and/or professional capacity. 
  • A Statement of Purpose must indicate your goals for graduate study in Computer Science at the University of Georgia.
  • All application documents and official test scores should be sent to UGA Graduate Admissions office only. Please check the status of your application on Slate.
  • NOTE: We DO NOT provide Graduate Application Fee waiver. All applicants are required to pay application fee for admission.   
  • NOW ACCEPTING COMPLETED INTERNATIONAL APPLICATIONS FOR SPRING 2025 ( to begin January 2025) until October 15th, 2024.  
  • NOW ACCEPTING COMPLETED DOMESTIC APPLICATIONS FOR FALL 2024, UNTIL JULY 1ST, 2024. Classes begin August 14th, we encourage you to apply early!
  • Questions to defer your application or admission to a future term? Email Graduate Admissions at
  • School of Computing Teaching/Research Assistantship Applications for fall 2024- click here  


Domestic Applicants:  fall semester: July 1st   
                                  spring semester: November 15th                               

International Applicants: fall semester: April 15th       
                                      spring semester: October 15th

Mailing Addresses

Graduate Admissions Office: 

University of Georgia Graduate School 
Brooks Hall 
310 Herty Drive 
Athens, GA 30602 
(706) 542-1739. Email:

School of Computing:

Dr. Liming Cai, Professor and Graduate Coordinator, 638B Boyd Research and Education Center, Athens, GA 30606 
Dr. Kyu H. Lee, Professor and Graduate Coordinator, 544 Boyd Research and Education Center, Athens, GA 30606



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