Application Fee Waiver Request

The application for Fall and Spring 2024 opens on September 1st.

If you wish to request a fee waiver for a Master’s or PhD application for entry in Fall or Spring 2024, please submit the form below.  You must have started an application before requesting a fee waiver. Please note the deadlines below. 

For Spring & Fall 2024 Applications:

  • Deadline for Early Consideration Fee Waiver (BU ENG students only):  September 22, 2023.
  • Deadline for PhD Application Fee Waivers: December 9, 2023. 
  • Deadline for Master’s Application Fee Waivers for Priority Scholarship Deadline: January 9, 2024.
  • Deadline for Master’s Application Fee Waivers: March 9, 2024.

NOTE: We cannot grant fee waivers to applicants that have already submitted at least 1 application in our system. YOU MUST REQUEST YOUR FEE WAIVER AFTER CREATION OF YOUR ACCOUNT AND BEFORE YOU SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION. No refunds will be made to students requesting a fee waiver after they submitted an application.

To request a fee waiver you must have started your application to BU’s College of Engineering. You will need to enter your CAS ID in the form below. The deadline to submit a Fee Waiver Request is 5 business days prior to the application deadline. Deadlines are listed on our website.

  • If approved, you will receive an email from the Graduate Programs Office with instructions on how to redeem the fee waiver up to 5 business days after form submission.
  • One fee waiver is good for ONE program application. If you are applying to multiple programs, please submit this form for each program application.
  • Questions? Contact enggrad at

We look forward to receiving your application.

Fee Waiver Request