This page is intended mainly for prospective graduate students. Below you should find most of the information you will need to decide if the Astronomy Department at the University of Virginia is the place for you, as well as information on financial aid and the application process. The graduate application deadline for the Astronomy department is Jan. 15, 2015

Applying for admission


Grad student life


Course information


Research


The Graduate School deadline of 3 December is only for consideration for financial aid programs run by the Graduate School. For fullest consideration, all application materials should be received by the Astronomy Department by 15 January.

If you have additional questions or plan to be in the area and would like to visit the Department, don‘t hesitate to contact me. The most efficient method is to use email; my email address for graduate admission information is gradadmin@astro.virginia.edu.

Sincerely yours,

Kelsey Johnson and Mark Whittle
Co-Chairs, Graduate Admissions