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We are currently accepting applications for Fall 2020, which begins in August 2020.

The application deadlines for Fall 2020 are:

  • June 24, 2020 – for international applicants
  • July 24, 2020 – for domestic applicants



There are 3 steps in the application process:
Complete the Department Application Form

Please complete the form below and indicate your desired starting semester. The application deadlines for Fall 2020 are June 24, 2020 – for international applicants and July 24, 2020 – for domestic applicants.

If you are a current MURP online student, you only need to complete Steps 1 & 2 of this application.








Submit UF Certificate Application & Upload CV/ Resume

Applicants must submit a UF certificate application.  Please note, there is a $30 application fee (waived for currently enrolled students). The Office of Admissions will review your application for determination of satisfactory conduct record, validation of transcripts and degrees, and verification of residency classification.

With your application, please upload:

  • CV/ resume
  • English Proficiency Scores (for international students only)
    • ILETS (min. 6)
    • MELAB (min. 77)
    • TOEFL Web (min. 80)
    • TOEFL Paper (min. 550)
    • GRE Verbal (min. 140)
Important:
  • Before applying, please review the detailed application instructions for new students.
  • Please Note:
    • There is more than one GIS Certificate at the University of Florida.
    • When applying, make sure you choose:
      > College of Design, Construction, and Planning and then:
      > Geographic Information Systems for Urban and Regional Planners

CURRENT UF Student – Apply Here  NEW Students – Apply Here

Send official copies of your transcripts (in sealed enveloped) to:

University of Florida
Office of Admissions
PO Box 114000
Gainesville, Fl. 32611-4000

Please note: You will not be admitted until UF has received and verified your official, sealed transcripts.

To be eligible for this program, students must meet the following qualifications:

  1. Each applicant must have a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or equivalent from an international college or university.
  2. Resume or CV
  3. 3.0 Upper-Division GPA or better
  4. English Proficiency Scores (for international students only). The following exams are accepted:
    • ILETS (min. 6)
    • MELAB (min. 77)
    • TOEFL Web (min. 80)
    • TOEFL Paper (min. 550)
    • GRE Verbal (min. 140)