Before You Apply
If you are interested in graduate studies in the Department of Government, consider creating a MyGrad Profile.
Admission to the Department of Government is monitored and determined at the departmental level, but it is processed centrally by the Graduate and International Admissions Center (GIAC). If at any point you have questions about the admissions process, please first visit the admissions website. Contact information for GIAC can be found on the Contact Admissions page.
The admissions process is entirely electronic.
For other general information about applying to The University of Texas at Austin, read about becoming a Longhorn.