Application Closed

Application Deadline

The application deadline for all applicants: February 28

Applications for this year are closed.

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Acceptance to the Advanced Inquiry Program

Candidate screening will begin on February 28. Applicants will be notified about their recommendation for admission to the program by April 15.

Note: Your admittance to the Graduate School is not final until you receive the official letter from the Graduate School.


The Chicago Zoological Society/Brookfield Zoo

Agnes Kovacs
T: 708-688-8223

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden

Jerran Orwig
T: 513-475-6171

Cleveland Metropark Zoo

Katie Corr
T: 216-661-6500 ext. 4470

Denver Zoo

Molly Maloy
T: 720-337-1640

Missouri Botanical Garden

Susan Baron
T: 314-691-2628


Sarena Gill
T: 602-286-3813

Please note: Phoenix Zoo is currently serving AIP students but is not accepting applications for 2017 or beyond.

San Diego Zoo Global

Mackenzie Bergstrom
T: 760-747-8702 x5757, ext. 5757

Wildlife Conservation Society/Bronx Zoo

Kathryn Atkins
T: 718-741-1682

Woodland Park Zoo

Katie Remine
T: 206-548-2581

Project Dragonfly, Miami University

Connie Malone
T: 513-529-5103