How to Apply
Graduate student preparation can be an array of fields. The interdisciplinary nature of the program includes, but is not limited to under graduate degrees in biology, engineering, computer science, physics, neurosciences, cognitive psychology, chemistry and math.
Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact individual faculty members whose research interests align with their own early in the application process and to list potential advisors on their applications. It is very important to indicate in your Statement of Purpose which faculty member(s) you are interested in working with and to be specific about which research areas you are interested in.
- When Contacting a Professor
Be sure to identify yourself and ask if they are taking graduate students this admissions cycle. Describe your background, interests and career goals.
- When Applying to Graduate School
You do not have to wait until the deadline date to submit your application. Submit your application early.