APPLY ONLINE

 1. Submit the application found at https://grad.admissions.uiowa.edu/academics/genetics-phd

 2. Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an email instructing you on how to upload your supporting documents.
CV, Personal statement, and Statement of research experience
Transcripts: A set of your unofficial academic records/transcripts must be uploaded on your Admissions Profile. If admitted, official transcripts are required
Letters of recommendation: You will need to provide contact information for 3 faculty members familiar with you who will be contacted to provide a recommendation letter
GRE: Self-report your scores, if admitted, official scores are required from ETS
International Students: Must submit TOEFL or IELTS scores to comply with the University's English Language Proficiency Requirements. The University's institution code is: 6681. Automatic waivers of this requirement are granted for those persons who have completed a bachelor's degree (or higher) at an accredited university in the United States, United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada (excluding French Quebec), Africa (English speaking), Australia, or New Zealand.

 3. Application fee & deadline
  Application deadline: is January 1st for best consideration
  Application fee: The program will reimburse the application fee for all candidates selected and who complete an admissions interview. (Fee waivers, including financial hardship, are available.)