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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Admission Requirements

            Fall 2015
    • FINAL Deadline: December 1, 2014
    • All materials must be RECEIVED by December 15!

    The Fall 2015 application will be available in September at: http://www.gradstudies.ucdavis.edu/prospective/applicationlanding.html

    The Graduate Program in Psychology only accepts applications once a year for Fall quarter only.

    The following instructions include the required steps for the application process for the Psychology Graduate Program. Please follow them closely.

    December 18, 2014 through January 1, 2015 the office will be closed.  During this time you may not be able to reach the Psychology Graduate Program or the Office of Graduate Studies for information regarding your application status. Please be patient, we will do our best to promptly respond to your inquiries once the office has reopened on January 2nd. 


    Application Fee
    The application fee is $80 for the domestic application and $100 for the international. The fee may be paid by credit card or e-check. The fee must be paid before the application will be considered as complete, and the fee must be paid for each application submitted.

    Applicants that have participated in the following special programs will have their application fees waived:

    • AGEP
    • GEM, MORE, PREP Programs
    • IRT
    • MBRS/M.A.RC
    • McNair
    • Project 1000
    • Rise
    • UC Leads
    • Vietnam Education Foundation Fellow
      Participants in the above programs need NOT apply for the waiver, it will be applied to their application upon submission.