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Applying to the Graduate Program

To apply to the Graduate Program in Statistics at the University of Florida, use the Office of Admissions website.

The application deadline for Fall 2021 is January 8, 2021.

Submit Documents

1. Applicants are required to submit copies of their transcripts and diplomas/degree certificates in original language and English translation along with your application, statement of purpose, and three letters of recommendations through the online application.

DO NOT mail these documents to the department; the department will not accept any paper or hard copies. If you would like to send your official transcripts please send to the address below. PLEASE NOTE: This is not required unless your are offered admission to the program.

Graduate Admissions Office
University of Florida
201 Criser Hall
PO Box 114000
Gainesville, FL 32611-4000

2. Report your official GRE and TOEFL scores (if applicable) electronically through ETS using school code 5812. A department code is not necessary.  GRE scores are valid for 5 years only.

TOEFL Minimums: 213 on computer-based; 80 on Internet-based.  UF’s school code for submission of TOEFL scores is 5812. You may substitute for TOEFL with:

  • IELTS with a minimum score of 6; or
  • MELAB with a minimum score of 77

If you think you may be exempt from TOEFL, please review the list of countries that are exempt from TOEFL.  If your name on your ETS scorecard does not EXACTLY match your name on your UF application, your scores may not be posted to your application.

Application Status Inquiries

You can check the receipt of materials by the Office of Admissions by clicking the Check Your Status button. The Office of Admissions’ Online Status page will only reflect information concerning materials forwarded directly to the Office of Admissions and does not include materials that are required to be sent directly to your academic unit. Please refer directly to your program concerning materials that they may require.