Apply for a Master of Architecture Degree

  • Application Available: September 15
  • Departmental Application Fee: $35 USD
  • Priority Application Deadline: January 4
    Late applications may be accepted on a space-available basis through June 1.
  • Application Decision: Applicants will be emailed the Department of Architecture admission decision via their SlideRoom application email address by the end of February. Paper copy admission letters are not sent out by the department.

(Note: If the application deadline falls on a weekend or holiday, the deadline is the following business day.)

See special information for Track II (Portland) applicants.

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Application Process

The department needs a complete application, which includes two steps, before the application committee will consider it:

  1. Apply to the University of Oregon Graduate School via GradWeb.

The Graduate School offers graduate application fee waivers for applicants who meet specific criteria, as outlined on the Grad School’s UO application fee waiver page.

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  1. Apply to the Department of Architecture via SlideRoom.

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  • Application Questions: Please refer to the departmental application for details.

  • Resume

  • Transcripts: Provide a PDF copy of all of your English transcripts and degree certificates.

  • GRE Scores: GRE test results and a copy of the score report needs to be uploaded to the SlideRoom application. Official GRE test scores need to be sent to the University of Oregon, Institutional Code: 4846, Department Code: 4401.

  • Three Recommendations: Please refer to the departmental application for details.

  • Portfolio: Please refer to the departmental application for details.

Non-native Engils speakers need to meet the UO Graduate School's language proficiency requirements.

Once admitted to the program, a deposit will be required of all incoming students.


Need help with your SlideRoom application? Visit the SlideRoom Applicant Help Center.

For questions about the program or for more information, please contact us at archrecruiter@uoregon.edu or at 541-346-1740.


Master of Architecture Track II (Portland) Applicants:

  • Prior to fall term admissions, students who choose the Portland location should have completed coursework in:
  • Master of Architecture Track II applicants who are offered admission to the Portland campus will have a transcript evaluation completed late spring term to determine individual requirements. Students who have not completed prerequisites may be advised to start their program at the Eugene campus based on their respective backgrounds and the availability of the required course offerings.