|PhD PROGRAM||REQUIRES GRE?|
REQUIRES CHEM GRE?
|California Institute of Technology||no||no|
The GRE test requirement will be waived for the Fall 2021 application cycle due to COVID-19"
|REQUESTS FOR UPDATES|
|Massachusetts Institute of Technology||yes||no||"General test not required for the 2021 admission cycle"||WILL BE TAKEN BY|
"optional for 2020 given test center challenges presented by COVIT-19 (sic), but strongly recommended"
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|University of California--Berkeley||yes||no||GRE not required for Fall 2021 admission|
"will waive the general GRE requirement on graduate applications for fall 2021"
|The Scripps Research Institute||no||no|
|University of Illinois--Urbana-Champaign||no||no|
|Columbia University||yes||no||Suspended for 2021|
|Cornell University||yes||yes||"will not be accepting GRE scores from 2020 applicants"|
|Princeton University||yes||no||Not required for 2021|
|University of Wisconsin--Madison||no||no|
"The GRE exams (general and subject) are NOT required for admission to the chemistry graduate program. The Admission Committee will not use the scores to evaluate the applications."
|University of Chicago||yes||no|
"UChicago Chemistry is not requiring GRE scores for the Fall 2021 admissions cycle"
|University of California--Los Angeles||yes||mixed|
general GRE "optional for biochemistry"; subject GRE "not required for domestic applicants"; "waiving the GRE requirement for Fall 2021 applicants"
|University of Michigan--Ann Arbor||no||no|
|University of North Carolina--Chapel Hill||no||no|
|University of Texas--Austin||yes||no||optional for 2021|
|University of Pennsylvania||yes||no||"GRE scores are NOT REQUIRED for the Fall 2021 application cycle"|
|Georgia Institute of Technology||no||no||"We no longer require GRE scores for admissions beginning Fall 2021 Admissions"|
|Pennsylvania State University--University Park||no||no|
|University of California--Irvine||no||no|
|University of California--San Diego||no||no|
"The GRE General & GRE Subject are not required and will not be used in the evaluation of your application."
|Johns Hopkins University||yes||no|
"However, this requirement can be waived for individuals for whom personal circumstances make it difficult or impossible to access the GRE General Test at this present time"
|Purdue University--West Lafayette||no||no|
|Texas A&M University--College Station||yes||mixed|
subject GRE "required for all applicants with undergraduate degrees from non-US instutitons"; "For the Fall 2021 applications, submission of GRE General or Subject scores will be optional for all applicants"
|University of Colorado--Boulder||no||no|
|University of Minnesota--Twin Cities||no||no|
|University of Washington||yes||no|
GRE scores will not be accepted for the 2020-2021 admission cycle due to COVID-19
|Ohio State University||no||no|
|University of California--San Francisco||no||no|
NOT required for 2021 admissions; "Applications can also be reviewed with self-reported GRE and TOEFL scores while we wait for ETS to submit the official scores to Duke University." Biochemistry PhD does not require GRE.
|Emory University||no||no||doesn't even ALLOW the submission of GRE scores|
"waiving the Graduate Records Examinations (GRE) test requirements for admission for Fall 2021"
|University of California--Davis||yes||no|
"We will NOT be requiring the GRE General Test for the 2020-21 admissions season"
|University of Caliornia--Santa Barbara||no||no|
|University of Utah||yes||no||Not required for 2021 admissions|
|Cornell University (Weill)||no||no|
|University of Pittsburgh||no||no|
|Carnegie Mellon University||yes||no|
"we will not be requiring GRE general or subject test for the Fall 2021 admissions cycle"
|University of Arizona||no||no|
|University of Florida||yes||no|
"waiving the GRE requirement for applicants seeking Fall 2020, Spring 2021, Summer A/B/C 2021, or Fall 2021 admission"
|University of Maryland--College Park||yes||no|
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center--Dallas
|no||no||optional for organic chemistry|
Tweet: "For admissions to our program in Fall 2021, applications will be fully considered wihtout scores from the GRE Exams."
|Washington University in St. Louis||maybe||no||they definitely accept GRE scores|
|Iowa State University||no||no||general GRE for grants/fellowships|
|Michigan State University||no||no|
"Should you want to send your scores, keep in mind that no single score will disqualify you from being evaluated and admitted to our program"
|University of Southern California||no||no|
|University of Virginia||yes||mixed|
"subject test scores recommended for domestic applicants and required for international applicants"; "the GRE requirement is waived for applications during the 2020-2021 academic year"
|Arizona State University||yes||no||"GRE not required for fall 2021 applications"|
"GRE scores are recommended, but not required for applicants seeking admission for the Fall 2021 semester."
|Colorado State University||no||no|
|New York University||no||no||"Please do not send us GRE test scores"|
|North Carolina State University||no||no|
|University of Massachusetts--Amherst||no||no|
|University of Rochester||no||no|
|Stony Brook University--SUNY||no||no|
|University of California--Riverside||yes||no|
if Q>=155 or GPA>=3.5, they refund your application fee; GRE not required for Fall 2021 admission
|University of Delaware||no||no|
|University of Georgia||yes||no|
|University of Notre Dame||yes||no||Waived for Fall 2021 applicants|
|University of Oregon||no||no|
"Please note that if you are applying for the 2021-2022 academic year, results from the GRE General Test and the GRE Subject Test (in Chemistry) are recommended, but not required"
|Dartmouth College||no||no||"there is NO APPLICATION fee!!!!"|
|Florida State University||yes||no|
"The GRE requirement has been waived for applications for admission in fall 2021"
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey--New Brunswick
"GRE General and Subject test scores will not be required for applicants for 2021 admission"
|University of Iowa||no||no|
|Case Western Reserve University||no||no|
|Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute||yes||no|
"The GRE and GMAT requirement is optional for the Fall 2021 application cycle for all degrees and programs" ; "GRE subject tests are encouraged for biochem"
|Tufts University||yes||no||GRE not required for Fall 2021 admissions|
|University of Illinois--Chicago||no||no|
|University of Kansas||no||no|
|Wayne State University||no||no|
not listed under domestic applicant requirements; accepts GRE from international applicants
|University at Buffalo--SUNY||yes||no|
|University of California--Santa Cruz||no||no|
|Louisiana State University--Baton Rouge||no||no|
|Oregon State University||mixed||no|
only international students are required to take the GRE; "Due to COVID -19, international students are not required to supply GRE scores"
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey--Newark
"GRE requirement waived for Spring and Fall 2021 admissions in response to COVID-19."
|University of Connecticut||no||no|
|University of Maryland--Baltimore County||no||no|
|University of Nebraska--Lincoln||yes||no|
"Due to COVID-19, we are accepting GRE waiver request from students experiencing difficulties with testing."
|Kansas State University||no||no|
|University of Alabama||yes||no|
"temporarily waived the requirement for a GRE test score for applicants to the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 semesters"
|University of Houston||no||no|
|University of Missouri||yes||no|
|University of South Carolina||yes||no|
"Due to the pandemic, the Chemistry program is accepting files without GRE scores for Fall 2021, but strongly encourage submission of scores if possible"
|Washington State University||yes||no|
"self-reported/photocopies are acceptable for initial application review, official scores are required for official admission to WSU"
|Brigham Young University||yes||no|
"GRE general exam test scores (verbal, quantitative, and analytical) are recommended but not required if taking this exam presents a hardship"
|Colorado School of Mines||no||no|
|CUNY Graduate School and University Center||yes||no||GRE requirements "suspended"|