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Electrical and Computer Engineering

College of Engineering and Applied Science

Apply to Graduate School at UW! 

Thank you for your interest in graduate education in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Wyoming.

Application Deadlines:

For maximal funding consideration, please apply by February 15th for Fall admission and October 1st for Spring admission. After these dates, applications will continue to be accepted as long as openings remain.

Minimum criteria for admission:


Required Materials

To apply, the following documents must be submitted in the University's online application system at: and received by the department.  In addition, payment of a $50.00 application fee is required.

  • A statement of purpose (please include areas of interest, as well as if you are looking for an assistantship or would be self supporting)

  • Applicants will be asked to provide the names of 3 recommenders in the online application system, the recommenders will then be sent further instructions regarding how to submit recommendations.

  • Copy of GRE scores (minimum percentiles of 40% on verbal and 65% on quantitative parts)

  • Copy of TOEFL scores, required of all international applicants (minimum of 550 on the written exam or 79 on the Internet-based test, with a minimum score of 58/23 on the listening part); IELTS scores are also accepted (minimum of 6.5 required).

  • Copy of transcripts from all colleges and universities (minimum GPA 3.0); international students must submit individual semester transcripts, consolidated transcripts will not be accepted.


Once your application is complete, we will be able to proceed with our review process.

If you are accepted into the program, original copies of  GRE scores, TOEFL scores, and all transcripts must be submitted to the Admissions Office.

Warning: Official acceptance will be given by the University upon the completion of the application.

Contact Us

Electrical and Computer

Engineering, EN 5068

Dept. 3295

1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307)766-2279


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