Loyola University Chicago

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Admission

Master of Science or Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry

To be considered for admission to the graduate program for chemistry at Loyola University Chicago, please review the following requirements:

Requirements (All)

Statement of Purpose

3 Letters of Recommendation 

Resume/CV

Official Transcripts

Additional Requirements (International Students)

TOEFL/IELTS (International Grad Student Requirements Page)

Transcript evaluation (International Grad Student Requirements Page)

 

Application Deadlines

→PhD : applications for the fall are initially evaluated on the first week of December though applications are considered until May 1st. Applications for the spring are initially evaluated on the third week of September though applications are considered until November 1st

MS: Applications for the fall are initially evaluated on the first week of December though applications are considered until May 1st. Applications for the spring are initially evaluated on the third week of September though application are considered until November 1st. 

 

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Frequently asked questions on admissions

Only applicants with exemplary research experience will be considered if they do not meet GPA requirements for the PhD program.

We do not require the GRE or subject GRE

Yes, more information can be found on the international students page.

However, there are countries that the university waives this requirement for.  They can be found here. Obtaining a degree in these countries also fulfills the language requirement.

Yes - they receive the same consideration as our domestic students