Computer Science

Programs Degrees Major Codes Admissions
Term Deadline
Doctoral PhD COMP Fall* March 12, 2024
Master’s MS COMP Fall* April 9, 2024
Fall Graduate School Fellowships December 12, 2023
Computer Science Research and Teaching Assistantships January 9, 2024
Director of Graduate Admissions Ron Alterovitz (
Graduate Coordinator Denise Kenney (
Address Department of Computer Science
CB# 3175, Brooks Building
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
Phone 919-590-6200
Test Requirements
GRE scores are not required
Letters of Recommendation 3
International Applicants Only TOEFL or IELTS score (no more than two years old)
Other Requirements

In addition to the University’s required application materials, applicants should refer to for additional information about applying to graduate programs in Computer Science, including details about specifying Areas of Interest and Faculty Interests and topics to include in your Statement of Purpose and Resume/CV.

*Only in unusual circumstances and after consultation with the director of graduate studies is admission for other semesters considered.