Horticultural Sciences

Admissions - How To Apply

Students must have interest from a faculty member in the Horticultural Sciences Department for admission. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact faculty doing research in the applicant’s area of interest as soon as possible (see Research Programs).

Online Applications are required. Please be sure to submit complete application packages to receive full consideration.

GRE CODES University of Florida School Code: 5812
Horticultural Sciences Department Code: 0109
Curtis Smyder
Horticultural Sciences Department
University of Florida
PO Box 110690
Gainesville, FL 32611
Office of Admissions
201 Criser Hall
PO Box 114000
Gainesville, FL 32611
  • Copy of Online Application
  • Official transcripts
  • Official GRE score report
  • Official English Competency exam score report (if applicable)
  • Application Fee (if not paid online)
UF International Student Center
1765 Stadium Road, Suite 170 HUB
PO Box 113225
Gainesville, FL 32611
International students only

Who Do I Contact?

Dr. C. Eduardo Vallejos, Graduate Coordinator | 352-273-4845 or vallejos@ufl.edu

Curtis Smyder, Student Services Coordinator | 352-273-4781 or curtisr@ufl.edu