Important Announcements

Summer & Fall 2020 Application Fees Waived

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the application fee for Summer 2020 and Fall 2020 applications will be waived. We cannot issue a fee waiver for SOPHAS but will issue a waiver for our supplemental MPH application. Please email to request the fee waiver.

Summer Classes & The COVID-19 Pandemic

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is closely monitoring the ongoing COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation. At this time, we anticipate that summer courses and programs will proceed as scheduled. We will stay in close communication with incoming summer students in the event of any changes. Any updates will be provided via email and posted on our website. We encourage you to visit our TTUHSC Coronavirus resource website throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.  

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How to Apply to Graduate School

Admissions & Application Information

At the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, we maintain a close-knit community and take pride in our students. Our school offers a wide variety of health science research opportunities, access to state-of-the-art facilities, and several student-run associations. Here, we're finding tomorrow's cures with today's biotech technology.  Using the links below, you can learn more about the admissions process, register to attend an admissions event, or speak with an admissions advisor today. Ready to start learning from our premier and accomplished faculty? Eager to uncover new knowledge through biomedical research that revolutionizes medicines and patient care? Click on "Apply Now" to start your path to medical discovery.

The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences utilizes an application system to process applications. This application system can be accessed at or via the Apply Online link below. Additionally, you may see reference to the application site as simply

If you are applying for our Public Health program, please click here.

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Contact Information

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Admissions Director 

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Terri Lloyd
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Student Affairs Advocates

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Public Health

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Pharmaceutical Sciences

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Biotechnology (Abilene)

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Biotechnology (Lubbock) and Graduate Medical Education Sciences

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Biomedical Sciences Ph.D. and M.D./Ph.D.

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