Application Requirements

  1. Application Form:
    The formal application form is available at:
    Please indicate Polymer Science as your Field of Study on your application form.
  2. Transcripts from all colleges or universities attended, regardless of whether or not a degree was received.
  3. Recommendation letters: Three recommendation letters are required. May be submitted on line or directly to Program.
  4. TOEFL scores*: Please arrange to have them sent directly from ETS to our university. Our university code is 3915. Department code is not needed.  NOTE:  GRE scores are not needed for Polymer Program Admission
  5. Personal statement
  6. CV/Resumé
  7. Application Fee $75: you will be asked to provide a valid credit card for payment when you submit your application.

*TOEFL score (for international students):
Minimum requirement – 550 Paper-based; 79 Internet-based; or IELTS 6.5: or 53 for the PTE

The applicant must submit all official documents to our Graduate School by January 10, 2019.
Unofficial, certified, or notarized copies are not acceptable. We recommend that the applicant submit all supporting materials in one package to our graduate school at the address below.

Graduate school mailing address:

University of Connecticut
Graduate School, Unit 1152
438 Whitney Road Extension, Unit 1152
Storrs, CT 06269-1152