Graduate Recruitment

For more information about our Graduate Recruitment Committee and their mission, please click the above link.


Graduate study at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry means engaging in research and training that informs and shapes the world around us. We invite you to explore our numerous graduate degree programs, our facilities and resources, our people, and our community. We welcome your application to our school should you choose to apply. For more information about admissions, visit the school's Admissions Page.

Admission to the program is on a competitive basis with 10-15 new students matriculating each year. The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) (institution code: 2948) is a mandatory requirement.

The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) (institution code: 2948) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is a mandatory requirement of applicants whose primary language is not English; the Test of Spoken English (TSE) is highly recommended.

Decisions are made by an Admissions Committee after review of applications and personal or phone interview.


For more information, interested candidates should contact:

Brenda Knorr
IMV Program Administrator
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 672
Rochester, NY 14642
Phone: (585) 275-3402



Apply Now!

For more information and details on how to apply please visit the Office for Graduate Education and Postdoctoral Affairs.