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Official information regarding admission to graduate programs UT Austin can be obtained from the Graduate and International Admissions Center. All applications are online through ApplyTexas and we recommend utilizing the websites below in the order listed during the application process.  Frequently asked questions (FAQs) about this process are addressed  here.

Due to the impact COVID-19 has had on prospective applicants, both the General GRE & the Physics GRE subject test requirements has been waived for the Fall 2021 Admissions Cycle. These scores, if already submitted, will not be considered during the admissions process. 

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Please read over the FAQ page for answers to the most frequently asked questions. FAQs are updated annually to address common issues that arise each year.

For additional information about the Graduate Program in Physics, contact the Physics Graduate Office at: admissions@physics.utexas.edu

Additional information about the faculty and research programs of the Department can be found in the Research section of the Physics Department website here.