Walter Scott, Jr. College of Engineering

Eligibility Requirements

  • Have an interest in a Master of Science (M.S.) or Doctor or Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Civil and Environmental Engineering at CSU
  • Currently attending a U.S. higher education institution for a bachelor’s or master’s degree
  • Anticipate enrollment for an M.S. or Ph.D. degree in 2023 or 2024
  • Have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.3 on a 4.0 scale for the bachelor’s degree
    • Note that the most competitive students will have earned a minimum 3.3 cumulative GPA (out of 4.0) for a B.S. degree in civil or environmental engineering. However, any interested student with a compelling record of academic and/or research accomplishments is eligible to participate and should complete an application.
  • Prior research experience is preferred but not required
  • Students particularly encouraged to apply include those identifying as Black, Indigenous, or People of Color (BIPOC) and those of marginalized social identities
  • Diverse students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs), and Tribal Colleges also are particularly encouraged to apply
  • First-generation students also are encouraged to apply