Fees and Deadlines

Application Fees

Fees are assessed based on the deadlines below and can be paid through the online graduate application or UT Dallas Marketplace. All fees are non-refundable.
  • $50 application fee: All applications will be assessed this fee.
  • $75 additional late application fee: Applications submitted after the regular deadline.
  • $50 additional international credential evaluation fee: Applications with international academic documents.

Application Fee Waivers

  • The $50 application fee and $75 late application fee will be waived for currently enrolled UT Dallas students and alumni.
  • Military personnel may be eligible for a $50 application fee waiver by providing one of the following documents:
    • Valid military ID.
    • DD214, including character of service.
    • Driver's license indicating veteran designation.

To upload your document(s) in Galaxy, select Orion Self-Service, then Admission Forms Folder, then the Application Fee Waiver Submission form.

Contact [email protected] with application fee-related questions.

Application Deadlines

Deadlines may vary by program. Contact the program to which you are applying to verify their deadlines.

Priority Deadline

  • Complete application files* submitted by the priority deadline may receive an earlier decision.
  • As applications can take 4-6 weeks to process, you are encouraged to submit a complete application as early as possible.

Regular Deadline

  • Complete application files* submitted by the regular deadline will be reviewed for a decision.
  • If an application is submitted after the regular deadline, a decision is not guaranteed. Additionally, applicants may not receive a decision in time to avoid late registration.
*An application is considered complete when all supporting documents, including transcripts, are postmarked on or before the deadline.

Deadlines for U.S. Citizens and International Applicants


Priority Application and Documentation Deadline*

Regular Application and Documentation Deadline*

Fall Full-Term

January 15 May 1

Spring Full-Term

May 15 October 1

Summer (11-week session)

October 15 March 1

More information about deadlines is available on theĀ academic calendar.


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