Step-by-step Application Procedure
Deadlines: February 1 for Fall Admission; October 1 for Spring Admission
Fill out the
Graduate Admission and Assistantship. This is our departmental
application....make sure that you give us full information about how
we can contact you, and specify which program or programs you are interested in.
Send, to the Department at the address below an unofficial copy of your
transcripts, test scores, and two letters of recommendation. These must be
sent directly to us so that we get them promptly, without relying on the
Graduate School. Mail these to:
Graduate Recruiter, Texas Tech University, Department of Physics, P. O. Box 41051,
Lubbock, TX 79409-1051.
In addition to the departmental application materials listed above, you must also
apply to the graduate school.
You may apply online or if you need them mailed for some reason, let us know
and we will arrange it. You must fill out both the departmental and
Graduate School forms. The Graduate School charges an application fee.
The Department can consider your application as soon as we have the
letters, transcript, and test scores, but we cannot formally accept you or
offer support until you have paid your fee and been accepted by the Graduate
School. So pay your fee. The Graduate School sends us nothing until this
Please observe the application deadlines of February 1 for Fall
semester applicants and October 1 for Spring semester applicants. The
department will consider late applications if support is
We will contact you regarding acceptance and support offers as soon as
possible after we have enough information. If you want an update of the
status of your application, contact the Graduate Recruiter,
Prof. Mahdi Sanati, firstname.lastname@example.org,
Download and print this handy checklist.
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