Programs Degrees Major Codes Admissions
Term Deadline
Doctoral PhD MATH Fall* February 8, 2022*
Master’s MA MATH Fall* February 8, 2022*
Master’s MS MATH Fall* Fenruary 8, 2022*
Fall Graduate School Fellowships December 14, 2021 (Recommended)
Director of Graduate Admissions Hans Christianson (
Graduate Coordinator Laurie Straube (
Address Department of Mathematics
CB# 3250, Phillips Hall
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
Phone 919-962-4178
Test Requirements GRE (general) score within last 5 years
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.

Statement of Purpose:  Your required statement of purpose should be an essay of at least one page explaining your interest in graduate study in Mathematics and your future professional goals.

Supplemental Information:  Please see the Mathematics website (, fill out the Supplemental Application Form, and upload the completed form in your online application.

*Review of applications begins in late December. Applications received after December 14th will be considered if space and funding permit. Only in unusual circumstances and after consultation with the director of graduate studies is admission for other semesters considered.