The application deadline for Fall 2017 entry is February 15, 2017. The application is now LIVE! Please click on the link below to apply. The application fee is $65.

Please send transcripts and test scores to the address below. You will also need to have three (3) letters of recommendation, which can be submitted electronically (you may chose this option when you fill out the online application).  You may also have your recommenders send hard copies via regular mail to the address below, or via email to

Abess Center for Ecosystem Science and Policy
Attn: Graduate Program
University of Miami
P.O. Box 248203
Coral Gables, FL 33124

  • When reporting GRE scores, use the University of Miami general code, 5815; a specific department code is not necessary.
  • You do not need to submit the Graduate Assistanship and Fellowship form, as the Abess Center provides full tuition waivers and five years' worth of stipend support to all admitted students.
  • International students should also contact the Office of International Admission for additional information regarding admission to the graduate program, via e-mail at or by phone at 305-284-2271.

If you have any other questions, please read our FAQ, or email Andee Holzman, Abess Center Assistant Director, or Gina Maranto, Graduate Program Coordinator.