Applying to the Master of Science and
Certificate in Biomedical Informatics

The application for the Master of Science application will be live September 1, 2020 and the Certificate in Biomedical Informatics is now live. Please visit the following link to setup an account and begin your application.

The Graduate School and the Institute for Informatics (I2) use ApplyWeb, a web-based system that enables students to submit and organize all of their application materials, monitor the status of any required supporting documents, and check their application status and decision.

Application open:
September 1, 2020

Application deadline:

  • MS program: February 1, 2021
  • Certificate program: July 1, 2020

I2 application fee:

  • MS program: $50.00
  • Certificate program: $25.00

Fee waivers are available for:
– Washington University employees
– Washington University undergraduates
– Participants in Washington University summer bioscience research programs
– Applicants with financial need

If you think you qualify for a fee waiver, please email

Having problems or difficulties with the application system? Email for help.

Washington University encourages and gives full consideration to all applicants for admission, financial aid, and employment. The University does not discriminate in access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, veteran status, disability or genetic information. Inquiries about compliance should be addressed to the University’s Vice Chancellor for Human Resources, Washington University, Campus Box 1184, One Brookings Drive, St. Louis, MO 63130.