Graduate Division Admission

Welcome! We are glad that you are considering UCSF’s Graduate Division for your graduate education.

We offer 20 PhD programs in basic, translational, and social/population sciences; 13 master’s degree programs; and two professional doctorates.



Application requirements differ for each program. To apply, select a program to learn more.

Graduate Division admission general requirements

Graduate Division admission general requirements

Programs have additional requirements.

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Financial Support

Helpful information for navigating fellowships, childcare and other funding options.

International student requirements

Includes information regarding English proficiency, transcripts, financial support and visa requirements.

UCSF welcomes applications for admission from undocumented individuals, such as those who qualify under Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and/or AB540. Please visit the website of the UC Office of the President (UCOP) for more information.