How to Apply 

IID How To Apply

PhD/MS application

Submit Graduate School application by December 15, forms and instructions available at WSU Graduate School.

The graduate school application consists of the following:      

  • A personal statement that details the following:
    • Why you want to pursue a PhD degree?
    • What attracted you to the IID program at WSU?
    • Your previous research experience(s)
    • Your short-term and long term career goals
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcript(s)
  • TOEFL scores (International applicants only)
  • The GRE is NOT required
  • $75 fee


Late December: application deadline

Early January: review of applications by IID executive committee

Mid January: invitation to visitation weekend

Late February – early March: WSU visitation weekend

April 15: deadline to accept offer to IID graduate program


  • Create an account 
  • Fill out application information
  • Under the Program tab, select "Immunology and Infectious  Diseases"

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