Graduate Program Admission Requirements

Application Period and Deadlines

  Fall Spring
Application Open Period       November 15 - May 1       August 1 - November 1    
Application Deadline May 1 November 1

 

University Admission Requirements

 

Engineering Requirements

  • GRE (Institution code - 4684):

    • General within last 5 years
    • No set minimum score, but is considered with other requirements
    • Analytical Writing score of 4.0 or above can satisfy the Written English Proficiency Requirement but is not required for admission
  • All other admission information should be sent to University, NOT the School of Engineering

 

More Details

A. Non-Engineering or Non-Major Applicant holding a B.S. Degree:

  • B.S. graduates from non-engineering programs or those who change their engineering major may be admitted as conditional graduate students.
  • Applicants must have a record well above the university admission requirements stated above and be able to clearly demonstrate their potential in Engineering.
  • Conditional graduate students may apply for advancement to classified graduate status, after satisfying minimum prerequisites:
  • No conditional admissions are issued to international students.

B. Applicant with GPA Deficiency:

  • An applicant with a GPA higher than 2.8 but less than 3.0 can fill out a University waiver form for this requirement and submit it with the other Engineering Requirements to:
  • Engineering Graduate Program Coordinator
  • School of Engineering
  • 1600 Holloway Avenue
  • San Francisco, CA 94132

C. Application Information, Forms, and FAQs: