Graduate Admissions

Applicants can apply to one of three programs, depending on which field they would like to obtain a degree in. Applicants can also apply to more than one program, however an application fee will be required for each application submitted. The following programs are housed in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering:

Applications must be completed by the deadlines below to be considered for admission


Spring 2024 Application Deadline 

  • September 15, 2023 - General Application Deadline  

Autumn 2024 Application Deadlines

  • December 1, 2023 - Eligible for Fellowship Consideration Deadline (PhD & MS-Thesis)
  • January 1, 2024 - Research Application Deadline (PhD & MS-Thesis)
  • February 1, 2024 - General Application Deadline (MS-Non Thesis; PhD & MS-Thesis applicants who apply at this deadline may not be reviewed if program needs are met)

Applications must be complete by these dates. It can take time for transcripts, letters of recommendation, and test scores to be processed. We'd recommend applying at least two weeks prior to the application deadline to give enough time for your application to be complete by the deadline. Applications not completed by these deadlines may not be reviewed.