HOW TO APPLY

Use this link to apply online. Under program information, you should select School of Arts and Sciences Graduate Division, Mathematics AM and then Bridge to PhD as the Mathematics AM concentration.

We encourage you to contact Monica Pallanti at math@math.upenn.edu before applying. She would be happy to speak with you about the program, answer any questions you have and help you decide if the program is right for you.

Please keep the following pieces of advice in mind while preparing your application.

  • If you would like to apply directly to the PhD program, you are welcome to do so, and we would be happy to provide guidance in making this decision. If you do apply directly to the PhD program, please let us know of your interest so that we can also consider you for the bridge program.

  • The application deadline is February 1, 2017. If you need more time to prepare your application, please let us know. We will try to accommodate you.

  • Visit this link for details on what you will need when applying.

  • You will need at least three letters of recommendation. It is a good idea to ask potential letter writers at least one month in advance of the deadline.

  • Do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

Department of Mathematics
David Rittenhouse Laboratory
209 South 33rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6395

Monica Pallanti
math@math.upenn.edu
(215) 898-8178 & 898-8627
Fax: (215) 573-4063