There is an application fee of $70 for domestic and international applicants. The University Graduate School participates in several programs designed to expand participation of underrepresented minority groups in graduate education. Prospective student applicants who apply through one of four programs can receive an application fee waiver from the University Graduate School. The programs are (1) Project 1000, (2) McNair Graduate Fellowship Program, (3) Big Ten Academic Alliance (waiver application), and (4) National Physical Science Consortium (NPSC).
Option 1: Online application system through the University Graduate School. All forms are completed online. Select "Admissions" from the menu on the graduate school page and follow the link for applying online.
Option 2: If you do not have ready access to the web, or have trouble downloading the necessary forms, please contact our graduate student advising office:
IU Biology Graduate Office
Myers Hall 150
915 East Third Street
Bloomington, IN 47405-7107 USA
We welcome inquiries about our graduate program. All inquiries concerning the features of the various programs in Biology or the status of an application should be directed to the phone number, email, or mail address shown above.
Inquiries about a specific research program carried out by an individual faculty member should be sent directly to that faculty member.
Note that admission decisions are made by a committee and it is not possible for an individual faculty member to accept an applicant directly. A student must first be admitted by the admissions committee.