Computer Science

Programs Degrees Major Codes Admissions
Term Deadline
Doctoral PhD COMP Fall* March 8, 2022
Master’s MS COMP Fall* June 14, 2022
Fall Graduate School Fellowships December 14, 2021
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 review the information below for additional expectations or application requirements.

Area of Interest: Select up to five Areas of Interest on your application (via the Areas of Interest/Specialization drop-down box within your application).

Statement of Purpose: Should discuss research and work experience relevant to your proposed plan of study.

Please refer to for more information on applying to the Computer Science Graduate Program.

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