Department ofComputer Science

CS Graduate Admission: Statement of Purpose

As part of your application for admission to the Computer Science Department at WPI you need to include a written 'statement of purpose'. The statement of purpose is an opportunity for you to provide additional information about your background, abilities and interests to help the department as it considers your application.

Specifically, the statement should include the following information:

In addition to the statement of purpose, the other documents that need to be submitted as part of your application for Graduate Study are: the general application for WPI Graduate School; a copy of all transcripts from the schools you have attended; three letters of recommendation; and original documentation of your GRE scores (not copies).

Note: If you have previously attended WPI then GRE scores are not required.

Chair, Graduate Committee, Computer Science Department, 2009