Information and How to Apply

5/4/18 Update: All interested applicants for Fall 2018 are required to send a brief Letter of Intent via email to Dr. Hongwei Dong (

We will respond to your letter before mid-July regarding how to proceed. Program decisions are based on interest, so please do not submit your application until we instruct you to do so.

Students shall submit a program application to the Program Coordinator and Fresno State. Besides the application, students shall also submit two letters of recommendation to the Program Coordinator. Students must apply for admission to the university through Graduate Admissions. Instructions can be found under the "Apply" link in the left column.