Indiana University Bloomington

Got Questions?

Contact Kaj Johnson, Professor and Director of Graduate Admissions,,




Gary Pavlis, Professor and Director of Graduate Studies,


Graduate Applications

Application deadlines

December 1, 2013 for international students, January 15, 2014 for domestic applicants.

You will need to complete the online application to Indiana University here

You must also arrange for the following to be sent directly to the Department of Geological Sciences:

The ETS code (for sending GRE and TOEFL scores) is 1324 for Indiana University and 0504 for the Department of Geological Sciences. These should be sent to: Graduate Secretary, Department of Geological Sciences, Indiana University, 1001 E. 10th Street, Bloomington, IN 47405. You must send official transcripts and GRE/TOEFL documents even if you upload unofficial copies in the online application.

All potential applicants are encouraged to contact members of the faculty within their area of interest to initiate a dialog about research opportunities. This process helps to create a faculty advocate for the applicant, and provides a focus for interactions during a visit.

Graduate Handbook

link to the graduate handbooklink to the graduate handbook appendices

2013-14 Graduate Handbook
2013-14 Graduate Handbook Appendices