1000 East University Ave.
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: (307) 766-6446
Fax: (307) 766-5625
Welcome. This page helps answer questions regarding admissions and the application process. Admission to the Doctoral Neuroscience Program is based on GRE scores, transcripts, letters of recommendation, and your personal statement. You will be best prepared for our program if you have successfully completed courses in neuroscience, biology, chemistry, and other sciences. Deadline for admission is February 1.
Additional information on Graduate Education is available on the University of Wyoming graduate education site.
Admission Requirements: The Neuroscience Program does not have any absolute criterion for admission but applicants typically have:
The Neuroscience Admissions Committee evaluates the entire admissions package that includes all of this material. Deficiencies in one or two of the areas described above should not discourage interested applicants from applying. Applicants may be invited to interview on campus and all expenses are paid by the Neuroscience Program. Alternatively, applicants may be interviewed by telephone.
Students with an M.S. degree in Neuroscience or a related discipline are also encouraged to apply for admission to the Neuroscience Program. Students transferring to the Doctoral Program from other schools or programs may petition to apply previously earned graduate credits. The Neuroscience Admissions Committee will identify those credits that may be used toward the doctoral degree requirements.
Application Procedure: Applicants to the Doctoral Neuroscience Program must complete the Online Application. Once you have established an Application you can upload the required material and also check on the progress of your application. All materials must be uploaded as part of your application. We require:
If you have questions regarding material on this page regarding the application and admissions, please contact:
Dr. Francis Flynn
Director, Doctoral Neuroscience Program
1000 E. University Ave, dept 3166
University of Wyoming