The application deadline for Fall 2017 has passed.
The application window for Fall 2018 will open on September 1, 2017.
We're excited that you have chosen to apply to UC Irvine for your PhD in Public Health degree. Students are admitted for the Fall quarter only. We encourage you to begin the application process early to ensure that your file is complete by the deadline. Applications are review after the posted application deadline.
The deadline for receipt of all PhD in Public Health application materials, including test scores, recommendation letters, transcripts, and the SOPHAS and UC Irvine applications is
To be eligible to apply to the PhD, an applicant must meet the minimum academic requirements:
As the PhD Public Health is an interdisciplinary program, we encourage students from a variety of majors to apply.
The following items are required to apply:
During the application period, official transcripts from every school that you have attended after high school must be submitted to SOPHAS.
UCI Graduate Division:
PO BOX 9111
Watertown, MA 02471-9111
|For application review purposes only, scan and upload copies of transcripts for all institutions attended after high school. In the online application, you will be prompted to upload your scanned documents. Please upload both the front and back sides of the transcript. Uploaded transcripts should be recent and include the following: your name, dates of attendance, grades/marks received, credits and grading legend. UCI reserves the right to require official transcripts at any time during the admission process, and rescind any offer of admission made if discrepancies between uploaded and official transcript(s) are found. Official transcripts will be requested if and when you are admitted and decide to attend UCI. Do not send official transcripts until this time, unless you are requested to do so.|
|IMPORTANT NOTE: if admitted to the PhD program, you will be required to submit official transcripts to the UCI Graduate Division from every school that you have attended after high school. Admission to the PhD program will be contingent upon receipt of your official transcripts. SOPHAS will not forward official transcripts to the UCI Graduate Division.|
The procedure for submitting your test scores varies by exam score(s) you choose to send. Please read the directions below carefully and remember that your application will not be considered complete or reviewed by the Admissions Committee without the required test scores!
GRE scores must be submitted electronically by the testing service to the UCI Graduate Division and SOPHAS. To send an official GRE score report to UCI, please select institution code 4859. For SOPHAS, please use code 0617. GRE scores are not valid for more than five years.
TOEFL or IELTS scores are required from all applicants from countries in which the official language is not English (please see http://www.grad.uci.edu/admissions/applying-to-uci/english-proficiency.html for exceptions to this policy). Scores must be submitted to SOPHAS and UCI. To send scores to SOPHAS, use code 5688 SOPHAS for TOEFL scores www.toefl.com or the code "SOPHAS" for IELTS scores www.ielts.org. To send scores to UCI, please use code 4859 to send official electronic TOEFL scores. IELTS scores may be submitted by asking the testing center to send electronic scores to UC Irvine. No institution code is required.
Due to the large volume of applications we receive, we cannot confirm receipt of UC Irvine Graduate applications. The department will not confirm the receipt of application materials or online applications to SOPHAS, as SOPHAS has a status page that you can access after your application is received. The completeness and timeliness of your applications is your responsibility, so check back often. Be sure to allow yourself enough time to turn in the applications by the deadline, remembering that unanticipated technical difficulties do sometimes occur. Incomplete applications will NOT be reviewed by the Admissions Committee.