How to Apply | Department of Physics

How to Apply

Step 1: Apply to the School of Graduate Studies

Applicants must first apply and be admitted to UNT's Toulouse Graduate School to be considered for admission to a degree program in physics. Learn more about applying to the Toulouse School of Graduate Studies.

Step 2: Apply to the Department

Applicants must also submit the following directly to the Department of Physics:

  • Letter of Intent, including the specific program and degree sought (MS or PhD); faculty member(s) contacted as prospective major professor/advisor; professional goals and objectives; the reason for choosing UNT, the Department of Physics and the specific area of interest
  • Two (2) Form Letters of Recommendation from former professors if a recent graduate. One letter may be from an employer if employed for more than one year since graduation.

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