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Are you looking to return to a graduate program you have previously enrolled in? You may be eligible for our streamlined Readmission Application.

Degree-seeking students who meet the following criteria are able to apply for readmission:

  • Were admitted to a UAB Graduate Degree-Seeking Program within the last five years, and
  • Have registered for and successfully passed at least one graduate course at UAB after being admitted to a UAB Graduate Degree-Seeking Program BUT have not registered for courses for one academic year (3 semesters) or more, and
  • Have not attended any other university or college in the interim, and
  • Wish to return to the graduate program to which they were previously admitted
  • Readmitted students must meet the degree requirements operative at the time of readmission.

Be sure to select the option for Readmission when you complete your application:

Screen shot of selecting readmission from the dropdown on the graduate school application.

If your program does not have a specific application deadline, the Graduate School has the below standard application deadline dates. 

Semester Degree Seeking Applicant Deadline Non-Degree Seeking and Readmission Applicant Deadline
Spring 2021 December 1, 2020 January 1, 2021
Summer 2021 May 1, 2021 June 21, 2021
Fall 2021 August 1, 2021 August 17, 2021