Graduate Admissions

The application process differs for the two programs. Please see the pages below for information about each program's deadlines and requirements:

If you'd like to know more about our department, the University of Washington, and living in the Seattle area, please see About the UW Chemistry Graduate Program or email us at

The Department of Chemistry is an ACS Bridge Partner Site. We are committed to strengthening the chemical sciences in the United States by increasing the number of underrepresented students who receive doctoral degrees in chemical sciences.