Applying for Graduate Study at UC Davis John Owens

I receive frequent queries from students interested in graduate study at UC Davis. I am delighted that you are considering Davis as a place to continue your studies—I believe that we have a lot to offer potential graduate students and encourage you to apply.

First, if you have been admitted to Davis and are considering accepting your offer from admission or are definitely coming, and you are interested in my research or have other questions, please feel free to contact me.

If you are considering Davis and have not been admitted, first visit the information for prospective students page. This gives instructions on how to apply. In general, the document Applying to Ph.D. Programs in Computer Science"> by Mor Harchol-Balter is both fairly comprehensive and quite accurate.

I am predisposed to students who have experience in research areas that are closely related to my own. I'm also delighted to get notes from either of the following:

but if you don't fall into those categories I'm still happy to hear from you.

If you're interested in contacting me, please keep the following in mind:

Again, I appreciate your interest in Davis and encourage you to apply, get admitted, and contact me. I just don't have time to reply to all the notes I get and want to make sure you understand why.

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