University of California, Riverside

Graduate Division



Application Deadlines


Graduate Application Priority Deadlines

Programs may set earlier deadlines for both admission and financial award consideration; it is important you check with the individual program for verification.

Please Note: You will not be able to submit an application after the posted deadlines below or any earlier deadline imposed by the individual graduate program.

Quarter:Domestic Applicants
US Citizens and
US Permanent Residents
Foreign Applicants
Non-Immigrant/Visa Students
Fall quarter (term begins September):
Admission & Fellowship Consideration

January 5th


Applications received after January 5 will be considered for financial support if funding remains available.

Some programs are able to accommodate additional applicants with financial support after this date. Please consult the specific program webpage for more information.

January 5th

Fall quarter (term begins September): Admission Only - no financial support

September 1st

Programs may set earlier deadlines for both admission and financial award consideration; please check with the individual program for verification.

May 1st

Programs may set earlier deadlines for both admission and financial award consideration; please check with the individual program for verification.

Winter quarter, admission only
(term begins January)

November 15th

July 1st

Spring quarter, admission only
(term begins April)

March 1st

October 1st

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Contact Information

Graduate Division
University Office Building

Tel: (951) 827-4302
Fax: (951) 827-2238
E-mail: graddiv@ucr.edu

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