University of California, Riverside

Department of Mechanical Engineering



Graduate Application


Admission Application

Questions? Click here to contact the Graduate Program Assistant.

Before you apply, we encourage you to familiarize yourself with the Mechanical Engineering Department. Our website is a good place to start.

We also encourage you to use our online Graduate Studies form to express interest.

APPLICATION

The Graduate Admissions Application is only available online. Please complete the entire application and press the submit button when you have completed the form. In order to complete the application and have the Graduate Admissions Committee review your file, you must also mail the Supplemental Forms

  • $80 Application Processing Fee
  • for US citizens and permanent residents this fee will be paid by the College of Engineering
  • $100 Application Processing Fee
  • for all international applicants. 
  • Payment accepted by credit card only
  • Applicant Statement of Purpose (submitted online)
  • Supplementary Fellowship Information (US citizens and permanent residents only)
  • Official GRE Score
  • scores cannot be older than 5 years at time of matriculation
  • scores are submitted directly from ETS into your online application
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation (submitted online)
  • Two copies of Official Transcripts and Certificate of Degree
  • please submit to address below only
  • these documents MUST come sealed by your university no exceptions.
  • must submit in original language and English
  • International Student Confidential Financial Statement (International applicants only)
  • self-supported students need to show proof of at least $46,000.00 in the form of a bank letter
  • TOEFL
  • international applicants only
  • scores cannot be older than 2 years at time of matriculation
  • scores are submitted directly from ETS into your online application

 

Please submit your documents as soon as possible, so that we can make a decision on your file. Admission decisions cannot be made until all required documentation is received.

Mailing Address:

Graduate Advisor c/o Paul Talavera
Department of Mechanical Engineering
3401 Watkins Drive
Bourns Hall A342
Riverside, CA 92507

 

Admissions with financial support will begin to be processed by early January. However, we will continue to review applications and admit students throughout the academic year. Since the number of students we can admit every year is limited, we encourage all applicants to submit their application materials as soon as possible.

International Applicants may obtain more detailed information on application requirements at http://graduate.ucr.edu/international.html.

To request additional information, including application procedures, or to check on the status of your application, please contact:


ME Graduate Admissions Program
Email me-gradprogram@engr.ucr.edu
Graduate Advisor c/o Paul Talavera
Department of Mechanical Engineering
3401 Watkins Drive
Bourns Hall A342
Riverside, CA 92507

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

College Information

Bourns College of Engineering
446 Winston Chung Hall

Tel: (951) 827-5190
Fax: (951) 827-3188
E-mail: collegeinfo@engr.ucr.edu

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