Apply to Graduate Program

Graduate Admissions

Thank you for your interest in our Graduate Program in Psychology!
The Department of Psychology accepts applications for admission to graduate study for only
the fall term each year. We do not offer a Terminal Master's in Psychology.
View the full Graduate Application Timeline here

Applications will open online starting October 15, 2020.  The application deadline will be December 1, 2020.  You must apply to the Graduate College online. Click Here.

The following faculty will NOT be accepting a PhD graduate student for 2021-2022 academic year:
Gene Alexander
John Allen
Jessica Andrews-Hanna
Carol Barnes
Stephen Cowen
Alyssa Croft
Jamie Edgin
Lou Ann Gerken
Jeff Greenberg
Matt Grilli
Eve Isham
Jake Jacobs
Matthias Mehl
Mary-Frances O’Connor
John Ruiz
Lee Ryan
David Sbarra
Gary Schwartz
Daniel Sullivan
Daniel Taylor
Tammi Walker

How to apply to the Psychology Graduate Program:

The application consists of (1) an online application to the Graduate College, and (2) the Psychology departmental requirements. 

(1) Graduate College

(2) Psychology Department

  • Application Deadline - The application deadline for the 2020-2021 academic year will be December 1, 2020 at 11:59pm MST. We do not accept applications for spring admission.
  • GRE - there are no minimum cutoff scores. Psychology subject test required by some programs.  Each program has its own set of academic requirements. Contact ETS to have scores sent electronically to The University of Arizona: For your reference, our institution code is 4832.
    Psychology Graduate Program GRE Requirements.
  • Update 5/14/2020: Due to COVID-19 considerations, GRE scores and GRE subject scores will not be required for the 2020 application. If you do have GRE scores, please submit those.