Deadlines & Instructions


Thank you for considering graduate study in Epidemiology at the University of Washington. To better understand our application process, please review the admissions deadlines and requirements detailed below. 

Unsure which degree to apply for? Contact an advisor or review our program descriptions.

On Friday, November 5 Epi Assistant Director of Student Academic Services, John Paulson, will host two Zoom Info Sessions for prospective students who would like to learn more about our degree programs and application process. If you would like to attend one of the sessions please follow the link to register. Registration is required.

The GRE has been permanently eliminated from admissions for all Department of Epidemiology (Epi) graduate programs. This applies for those applying for Fall 2021 and thereafter. Submission of GRE scores will not be an option for Epi applications. 

If you are a current UW Epidemiology master’s student and would like to apply for the UW Epidemiology PhD degree program, please review the application deadlines and instructions detailed below.

By enrolling as a Non-Matriculated (NM) or Graduate Non-Matriculated (GNM) student, you can earn UW academic credit for coursework taken without being admitted to a degree program.