The CU Boulder College of Engineering and Applied Science is waiving application fees for PhD applicants who are either:

  •  a U.S. citizen or permanent resident with an undergraduate GPA of 3.4+ and applies before November 15, 2020. The application fee will automatically be waived for applicants who meet these criteria; no code is required.
  • a member of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE).  Please contact Meredith Canode prior to submitting your application to have the fee waived.

We offer MS and PhD degrees in architectural engineering, environmental engineering and in civil engineering. When applying for graduate study, students should identify the research area below in which they would like to pursue a MS or PhD degree. 

The Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering particularly encourages applications from students who would broaden the diversity of our graduate community. We know that diversity is essential to academic and workplace success, and we are committed to creating an inclusive and collaborative community. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder Diversity Initiative.

Prospective students should also review the application processdeadlines and eligibility requirements