The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences


A general overview of the admissions process for graduate programs supported by the Huck Institutes



 Faculty in most programs begin reviewing applications in December for the following academic year.



Applicants are accepted for Fall admission only


Please note that each program establishes its application deadline independently; please refer to each program for more-specific information.


Start by reviewing the admission requirements for the program to which you will apply


From there, you will be directed to another page detailing the process of applying to the program.


Please note:


The graduate programs and Penn State Graduate School are committed to verification of application materials; therefore, please ensure that all of your documents can be readily verified as being accurate and authentic.


Admission is granted jointly by the Penn State Graduate School and the relevant Huck Institutes graduate program.