Graduate Admissions

Application Deadline is December 15, 2016 for the Fall Semester 2017

For questions or problems with the application process, please call (808) 956-8617 or email

Before starting the application process, you may find the following general guides to be helpful:

  1. How to apply to graduate school
  2. How to find a good graduate advisor

To download details regarding the Zoology Graduate Program Admissions Policies, [click here].

To apply for admission to the Zoology Graduate Program, please complete the following steps:

  1. Have your official transcripts and official General GRE scores mailed to:
    Zoology Graduate Admissions
    Department of Biology
    University of Hawaii at Manoa
    2538 McCarthy Mall, EDM 216
    Honolulu, HI 96822
  2. Complete the online application for the UH Manoa Office of Graduate Education.
  3. Download screen shots of the Zoology Graduate Program online supplemental application pages.  Use these to assemble the information and documents you will need to complete the application.  Note that you should prepare a personal statement to cut and paste into the box labelled "Statement of Objectives."
  4. Complete the Zoology Graduate Program online supplemental application by clicking the following link (note that the program does not allow you to return to a page once it is completed, so please be prepared to complete the application carefully and in one sitting):  Zoology Graduate Program Supplements Form.