All applicants must apply for admission to both UH Mānoa through the Graduate Division AND to the Marine Biology Graduate Program. Follow all steps below to ensure that a complete application packet is submitted by the deadline.
Annually, the application deadline for admission the following fall semester is December 15
Review all the links below to submit your University application and review general requirements for all graduate applicants. This section covers materials needed to be sent to Graduate Division; the next section covers other materials required by the Marine Biology Graduate Program.
The MBGP application steps listed below are separate and in addition to the required forms and materials (above). All materials must be submitted but the deadline (including letters and evaluation forms).
You will need to at least start the online Graduate Division application (above) to have access to upload Supplemental Materials (below).
Although it is not required, it is strongly advised that applicants contact those Regular/Cooperating Faculty in the Program who do research in an area of interest to determine if there is mutual interest in possibly working together.