How to apply

First, read all the information and complete all instructions on the UF Office of Admissions graduate admission webpages. Click on this link to get to them: UF Office of Admissions: Graduate Admissions. Submit these materials to the UF Office of Admissions (201 Criser Hall PO Box 114000 Gainesville FL 32611-4000)

On-line application: includes $30 processing fee, statement of purpose, letters of recommendation

  • Official GRE and TOEFL scores sent by ETS
  • Official transcripts for each undergraduate, graduate and professional degree completed or in progress sent by the university or college where the degree was earned
  • Upload a copy of your CV or resume
  • Upload a statement of purpose. You may send a longer statement of purpose directly to Dr.┬áCeobanu, University of Florida, Department of Sociology and Criminology & Law, PO Box 117330, 3219 Turlington Hall, Gainesville FL 32611-7330

Second, submit a writing sample: Send the writing sample directly to Dr. Ceobanu, University of Florida, Department of Sociology and Criminology & Law, PO Box 117330, 3219 Turlington Hall, Gainesville FL 32611-7330.

In extenuating circumstances we will accept paper applications. There are two options:

  • Print out application materials using your web browser’s print function and submit on paper to the department http://www.admissions.ufl.edu/forms.html
  • Request a paper application by contacting the, Department of Sociology and Criminology & Law PO Box 117330 University of Florida Gainesville FL 32611-7330