Contact Us

For questions about admissions, as well as general questions and queries about the program, please contact our Graduate Program Coordinator, Blake Lee Pate, at

Please be sure to thoroughly read our website before contacting us with admissions questions. We have detailed information about application requirements and the application process on our admissions page and our how to apply page. More information regarding general eligibility for graduate admission to the University of Texas can be found on the Graduate School's website.

We unfortunately do not have the resources to make phone or video appointments with prospective students. Please direct any questions not answered by our website to the contact information above. Please also note that all admitted students will have ample opportunity to speak with current students and faculty about our program before they decide to accept or decline admissions.  

Please note: We do not consider unsolicited applications for visiting readers or lecturers.

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