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Application Procedures



How to Apply

All applicants must apply online. Links to paper letters of recommendation are available below, although you may submit letters electronically during the course of your online application. Click here to find out more information about the review process for graduate applications. 

Detailed information about supplemental application materials for each program is below. Important information for prospective international students is available on the International Student & Scholar Services Webpage

Application Deadlines

Program Term Domestic Deadline International Deadline
Aerospace Engineering Fall Jan. 1 (priority)
March 1 (final)
Jan. 1 (priority)
March 1 (final)
  Spring Dec. 1 Dec. 1
  Summer April 1 April 1
Bioengineering Fall Dec. 14 Dec. 14
  Spring Oct. 31 Sept. 30
Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Fall
Spring
Jan. 10
June 10
Jan. 10
June 10
Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering, Environmental Science, Construction Management* Fall Jan. 1 (priority)
July 1 (final)
Jan. 1 (priority)
March 15 (final)
  Spring Dec. 1 Aug. 15
  Summer Dec. 1 Aug. 15
Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology Fall Jan. 1 (priority)
March 1 (final)
Jan. 1 (priority)
March 1 (final)
  Spring Oct. 1 Oct. 1
Engineering Management All Rolling Rolling
Mechanical Engineering* Fall Jan. 1 (priority)
June 1 (final)
Jan. 1 (priority)
March 31 (final)
  Spring Nov. 1 Sept. 30
  Summer May 1 March 15
*Applications may be considered after the deadline; applicants should check with the program to determine if applications are accepted after the posted deadline.

Application Fees:

  • Domestic - $55 paper, $55 online
  • International - $65 paper, $65 online
  • Non-Degree (domestic and international) - $30, information about this option is available here

Supplemental Materials:

Aerospace Engineering
GRE Scores
  • Institution Code – 6871
  • Program Code – 1601
3 Letters of Recommendation
1 Copy of transcripts from each institution of higher education attended
Statement of Purpose
Curriculum Vitae (optional)
International Students must also submit
TOEFL Scores
  • Institution Code – 6871
  • Program Code – 63
Financial Statement (if admitted)

Mailing Address for Supplemental Materials
Graduate Advisor
Aerospace Engineering
The University of Kansas
2120 Learned Hall
1530 W. 15th Street
Lawrence, Kansas, 66045


Bioengineering
GRE or MCAT Scores
  • Institution Code – 6871
  • Program Code – 1603
Bioengineering application information
3 Letters of Recommendation
1 Copy of transcripts from each institution of higher education attended
Statement of Purpose
Curriculum Vitae (optional)
International Students must also submit
TOEFL Scores
  • Institution Code – 6871
  • Program Code – 69
Financial Statement (if admitted)

Mailing Address for Supplemental Materials
This program is accepting all application and supplemental materials online. Applicants should prepare their materials ahead of time (word processed or pdf files) and have them ready to attach when completing the online application.


Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
GRE Scores
  • Institution Code – 6871
  • Program Codes – 1001 (Chemical), 1611 (Petroleum)
3 Letters of Recommendation
1 Copy of transcripts from each institution of higher education attended
Statement of Purpose
Curriculum Vitae (optional)
International Students must also submit
TOEFL Scores
  • Institution Code – 6871
  • Program Code – 64
Financial Statement (if admitted)

Mailing Address for Supplemental Materials
Graduate Assistant
Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
4132 Learned Hall
1530 W. 15th Street
Lawrence, Kansas, 66045


Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering
GRE Scores
  • Institution Code – 6871
  • Program Codes – 1101 (Architectural Engineering), 1102 (Civil Engineering), 1103 (Environmental Engineering), 1199 (Environmental Science)
3 Letters of Recommendation
1 Copy of transcripts from each institution of higher education attended
Statement of Purpose
Curriculum Vitae (optional)
International Students must also submit
TOEFL Scores
  • Institution Code – 6871
  • Program Code – 65
Financial Statement (if admitted)

Mailing Address for Supplemental Materials
Graduate Secretary
Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering
2150 Learned Hall
1530 W. 15th Street
Lawrence, Kansas, 66045


Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
GRE Scores
  • Institution Code – 6871
  • Program Codes – 1201 (Computer Engineering), 1203 (Electrical Engineering), 0402 (Computer Science)
EECS Application Checklist
3 Letters of Recommendation
1 Copy of transcripts from each institution of higher education attended
Statement of Purpose
Curriculum Vitae (optional)
International Students must also submit
TOEFL Scores
  • Institution –Code  6871
  • Program Codes – 66 (Electrical Engineering), 78 (Computer Engineering/Computer Science)
Financial Statement (if admitted)

Mailing Address for Supplemental Materials
EECS Graduate Office
University of Kansas
Eaton Hall, Suite 2001
1520 W 15th St.
Lawrence, KS 66045-7621


Engineering Management
Engineering Management Application Instructions and Forms
3 Letters of Recommendation
1 Copy of transcripts from each institution of higher education attended
Statement of Purpose
Curriculum Vitae
International Students must also submit
TOEFL Scores
  • Institution Code – 6871
  • Program Code – 69
Financial Statement (if admitted)

Mailing Address for Supplemental Materials
Engineering Management Graduate Program
University of Kansas - Edwards Campus
12600 Quivira Road
Overland Park, KS 66213-2402


Mechanical Engineering
GRE Scores
  • Institution Code – 6871
  • Program Code – 1502
3 Letters of Recommendation
1 Copy of transcripts from each institution of higher education attended
Statement of Purpose
Curriculum Vitae (optional)
International Students must also submit
TOEFL Scores
  • Institution Code – 6871
  • Program Code – 68
Financial Statement (if admitted)

Mailing Address for Supplemental Materials
Graduate Program
Department of Mechanical Engineering
1530 W. 15th St
3138 Learned Hall
Lawrence, KS 66045 USA


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