Department of Geological Sciences Graduate Application Process

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the requirements outlined below that applicants for graduate study at SDSU submit scores for the GRE or GMAT are suspended for the Fall 2021 admissions cycles

  • Fill out an electronic application form: Cal State Apply¬†before March 1st
  • Provide¬†additional admission material, must include:
    • 1)¬†1 set of official transcripts in sealed envelopes from your undergraduate college or university (mailed to Enrollment Services)
    • 2) Official copy of GRE scores (sent to Graduate Admissions)
    • 3) Department Application (pdf) (submit to Graduate Admissions)
    • 4) 2 letters of recommendation (submit on Interfolio)

Interfolio account must be completed by April 5th

Send all transcripts and test scores to:

Graduate Admissions
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-7416

SDSU Institution Code (GRE and TOEFL – 4682)


Contact: Irene Occhiello (graduate assistant)
Prof. Dr. Shuo Ma (graduate advisor)