Apply for a Master of Landscape Architecture

  • Application Available for Summer Admission: September 15, for the following academic year
  • Priority Application Deadline: January 15
    Late applications may be accepted on a space-available basis, through May 3.
  • Departmental Application Fee: $35 USD
  • Application Decision: Decision letters will be emailed the first week of March or shortly thereafter.

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

Degree Info: Master of Landscape Architecture


Application Process

The department needs a complete application before the application committee will consider it: Applications for the Track I and Track II degrees consist of two parts:

  • Apply to the UO Graduate School
  • Apply to the Department of Landscape Architecture
  1. Apply to the University of Oregon Graduate School via GradWeb.

Please apply to the term based on your first or post-professional status. 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.

UO Graduate School: Apply Now via GradWeb

  1. Apply to the Department of Landscape Architecture via SlideRoom.

The SlideRoom application saves your application as you work, so you may log in and update as necessary until you are ready to submit. Once you submit, you will not be able to edit your application.

Landscape Architecture: Apply via SlideRoom

Required application elements include:

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

  • Writing sample: Please refer to the departmental application for details.

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

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

  • GRE Test Results (optional): GRE test results may be uploaded in the SlideRoom application. Official GRE test scores may be sent to the University of Oregon, Institutional Code: 4846, Department Code: 4405.

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

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

Non-native English speakers need to meet the UO Graduate School’s language proficiency requirements and the Department of Landscape Architecture’s minimum requirements.


Program Deposit

Once admitted to the program, a deposit of $500 will be required of all incoming students.


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

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