Application Information

Applying to the CMB Program

Applications must be received by January 1 to receive full consideration for financial support.

The following items must be submitted to the Office of Admissions  via the online application which can be found at online application

  • One official transcript
  • GRE scores
  • 3 letters of recommendation (no standardized format)
  • Personal statement of interests and future goals
  • CV

For any documents that cannot be uploaded, Domestic and International applicants should mail paper copies to the address listed below.

Graduate Admissions
Colorado State University
Office of Admissions
1062 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1062
Tel: (970) 491-0241
Fax: (970) 491-0494

Students are required to complete the general GRE exam.

Additional information concerning the graduate program is available from:

Howard L. Liber , Director
Lori Williams, CMB Graduate Coordinator


Check Your Application Status

View the status of your application at any time to ensure your application checklist is complete or check on updates.
This new online application status is only available to applicants for Fall 2016 and beyond.