Fall Semester Deadlines and Department Contacts

Fall Application Fees

  • U.S. Citizens and U.S. Permanent Residents:
    • Discounted early application fee (for applications submitted by March 1): $60
    • Full application fee (for applications submitted after March 1): $75
  • International Citizens: $80
  • Current Colorado School of Mines Undergraduate Students: $25
  • Non-Degree: $10
  • Application fee waivers are provided for GEM Fellowship applicants and students participating in the Ronald E. McNair Scholars Program. Please email grad-app@mines.edu for additional information.

Contact Us

 

Office of Graduate Studies

Admissions

 

1600 Jackson St - Suite 150
Golden, CO 80401
303-273-3247
800-446-9488

 

 

Fall Application Deadlines

*Applicants requesting financial support are strongly encouraged to submit applications by this date. Applications will be considered for financial support for as long as support is still available, but applications submitted after the priority deadline will be processed only after we have completed processing of applications submitted prior to this date.

**All materials, including credentials and letters of recommendation, should be submitted by the deadline.

Contact the departments to inquire if it is possible to submit an application after these deadlines have passed. Contact the Office of Graduate Studies if you have other questions about the application process.

 

Fall Application Deadlines

  

Degree Program Department Contact Complete Application Deadlines**
Chemical and Biological Engineering CBE

*Priority Deadline December 15

International Applications December 15

Domestic Applications December 15

Geophysics and Geophysical Engineering GP

*Priority Deadline January 1

International Applications January 1

Domestic Applications January 1

Geology and Geological Engineering GE

*Priority Deadline December 15

International Applications February 1

Domestic Applications February 1

Computer Science CS

*Priority Deadline January 5

International Applications January 5

Domestic Applications January 5

Electrical Engineering EE
Mechanical Engineering MECH
Petroleum Engineering PE

*Priority Deadline December 15

International Applications March 1

Domestic Applications March 1

Materials Science ML
Advanced Energy Systems AES

*Priority Deadline December 15

International Applications March 1

Domestic Applications July 1

Advanced Manufacturing AM
Civil and Environmental Engineering CEE
Environmental Engineering Science EES
Hydrologic Science and Engineering (Hydrology) HSE
Mining and Earth Systems Engineering MN
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering MME
Nuclear Science and Engineering NU
Quantitative Biosciences with Engineering  QBE
Underground Construction & Tunnel Engineering UC&T
Geochemistry & Environmental Geochemistry GC

*Priority Deadline January 5

International Applications March 1

Domestic Applications March 1

Petroleum Reservoir Systems PRS
Applied Mathematics and Statistics AMS

*Priority Deadline January 5

International Applications March 1

Domestic Applications July 1

Chemistry (Applied) CH
Physics PH
Engineering and Technology Management ETM

*Priority Deadline March 1

International Applications March 1

Domestic Applications July 1

Mineral and Energy Economics MINEC
Operations Research ORwE
Petroleum Economics & Management (IFP) IFP
Natural Resources and Energy Policy HASS
Space Resources SPRS

International On Campus February 1

International Online & Domestic February 15

Non-Degree OGS March 1 – September 1
Master’s Along the Way Application OGS May 1