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Graduate Program Application Fee Waiver Request

We offer graduate program application fee waiver to domestic PhD program applicants who meet the minimum requirements to the Graduate School at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and the department. Students must have already started their applications. Please fill out this form to request the code.

Important: If you submit your application before receiving a decision email and application fee waiver code is applied by us, the application fee cannot be refunded.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 business days after form submission, or if you have any other questions about the fee waiver, please email

  • (preferably cellphone number)
    Please note, we are only offering application fee waiver for PhD applicants this year.
    Please note, you must have started your online application to receive a fee waiver code.