1) Junior or Senior level engineering undergraduate students graduating with a bachelor’s degree between December 2020 through August 2021.

2) Required to apply to a University of Florida engineering Ph.D. program for the fall 2021 term (at UF, students can apply to a Ph.D. program directly from the completion of their bachelor’s degree. A master’s degree is achieved in route to the Ph.D. ). The University of Florida agrees to provide Junior Preview participants with engineering Ph.D. application fee waivers.

3) U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents.

4) Minimum 3.50 cumulative undergraduate GPA.

5) Complete the Junior Preview online application including resume, unofficial transcripts, statement of Ph.D. interest to UF, optional letters of recommendation.

6) Received the necessary permission from your undergraduate institution (faculty advisor, missing class, etc.) to attend the program in Gainesville, FL from Oct. 24-26, 2019

7) Preference given to students also interested and available to participate in SURF, May 23 to August 1, 2020.


July 1 – Junior Preview Application Open

September 27 – Junior Preview Application Deadline

Sept. 30 to Oct. 4 – UF Selections, Invitations, Flight Purchases