The University of Arizona

Graduate Info


The Department of Computer Science offers a dynamic program of graduate study that integrates quality research and teaching. The Department has been ranked best of its size among public universities by the National Research Council, and has a distinguished record of influential software distribution. Graduates include researchers at AT&T Labs, HP Labs, BBN, Google, Amazon, Microsoft, and IBM Almaden, and faculty at Davis, Rice, and Virginia. Current areas of research include algorithms, architecture, bioinformatics, compilers, databases, distributed systems, embedded systems, networks, operating systems, security, software engineering, and visualization.

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Fall Admission Applications:

  • Available October 26
  • Due January 15

Spring Admission Applications:

  • Available June 15
  • Due September 15
  • {Only available to domestic applicants.}

For further information on applying to the graduate program click here.


Funding Opportunities

Doctoral students are guaranteed funding for their first year, and thereafter we work to secure funding provided students make satisfactory progress towards their degree. Funding opportunities for doctoral applicants include GAANN, IGERT, College of Science, and Graduate College Fellowships and teaching and research assistantships. All fellowships and assistantships are awarded with competitive stipends and tuition and registration waivers.