School of Architecture

How to Apply

Deadlines

For UF Advanced Master of Architecture and Core Master of Architecture applicants, please submit all application materials (listed below) by the January 1st deadline to be considered for fall semester.

For Master of Science in Architectural Studies, Master of Science in Architectural Studies (Historic Preservation), Master of Science in Architectural Studies (Pedagogy) or Master of Science in Architectural Studies (Acoustics) applicants, please submit all the application materials (listed below) by the January 1st deadline to be considered for Fall Semester, or by the October 1 deadline to be considered for Spring semester.

Application Materials

To avoid complications and delays in processing your application, send each of your application materials to the proper address as shown below. Individual departments do not have access to materials that are sent to the Office of Admissions. Therefore, we ask that you please prepare your admission packages to be sent to the locations noted below.

Package 1: Send the following items to University of FloridaGraduate Admissions:

All documents are required to begin the review of your admission application.

Online Application (http://graduateschool.ufl.edu/admission/how-to-apply/) includes letter of intent and three letters of recommendation

Nonrefundable $30 application fee in the form of a check, money order, or credit card (if applied online) payable in US dollars to the University of Florida.

Official transcripts and credentials from all previous higher education institutions attended. International applicants: If your University awards a certificate of degree, we require that you provide that official copy in native language as well as English translations.

Official GRE and (if you are a non US applicant or applicant from Puerto Rico) TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language: paper 550, computer 213, web 80), IELTS (International English Language Testing System: 6), MELAB (Michigan English Language Assessment Battery: 77) or successful completion of the University of Florida English Language Institute program. The University of Florida’s school codes for submission of GRE scores is R5812 and TOEFL scores is 5812. The Department codes for submission of GRE scores is 4401 and TOEFL scores is 12. **NEW GRE score required is 300 for Verbal and Quantitative combined. Verbal should be at least 140**

Florida Residency Affidavit (Florida Residents Only)

Certificate of Financial Responsibility is NOT Required.

UF Office of Admissions
POB 114000
Gainesville FL 32611-4000
USA

OR

(In case of using Fed Ex or DHL only)

UF Office of Admissions
201 Criser Hall
Gainesville FL 32611-4000
USA

Package 2 : Send the following items to the School of Architecture:

Digital portfolio (8.5″ × 11″ preferred) – optional for Core Program applicants and MSAS Program applicants. Please email this to Sheryl McIntosh at smcint@ufl.edu

(OPTIONAL, if you cannot submit an electronic portfolio) A suitably sized self-addressed envelope with sufficient postage attached – either US stamps (NO meter postage) or IRCs (International Return Coupons) from your local post office – if you want your portfolio returned after the application process. We CANNOT accept cash, checks, money orders or credit cards for the cost of packaging, shipping or return postage.

Graduate Admissions
UF School of Architecture
POB 115702
Gainesville FL 32611-5702
USA

OR

(In case of using Fed Ex or DHL only)

Graduate Admissions
UF School of Architecture
231 Architecture Building
Inner Road
Gainesville FL 32611-5702
USA

Contact

If you have any questions about the admissions process or instructions, please e-mail Graduate Program Assistant Sheryl McIntosh (smcint@ufl.edu).

Related Links

You can open, read and print copies of our admissions process forms and brochure below. These documents are PDF files, readable and printable with the free Adobe Reader. (If your computer does not already have Adobe Reader, you can download it for free by clicking on the link below) You can apply online at the UF Office of the Registrar’s web site, whose link is also shown below. To avoid complications and delays in processing your application, send each of your application materials to the address printed on the form or to the correct address above.

Application and Forms:

Additional Links:

Note to Applicants

Once we have received a completed file by the deadline noted, it will take a minimum of two (2) months to receive a response from the Admissions Committee. Due to the large number of applicants, we are unable to provide information about the status of your application. We will notify you if there are application materials missing. Please do not e-mail or call asking for information regarding the review process of your application. We will notify you immediately upon the decision of your admission. If you have any questions concerning the admissions process or instructions, please e-mail the Graduate Program Assistant, Sheryl McIntosh, at smcint@ufl.edu. Thank you.