Graduate Fairs and Information Sessions

Have questions? We’ve got answers. There are several different ways to learn more about the admissions process and the diverse graduate degree options in the College of Arts and Sciences:

Drop-in Hours

Speak With A Graduate Enrollment Coordinator

Stop by for an informal discussion and get answers to questions about degree tracks, the application process, and more! 

  • An admissions representative will be available every Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. starting September 7th, 2018 in 711 Clemens.  

Table events on campus

Come visit our table at various spots on campus!  We can help answer your graduate school questions whenever you are available. No registration needed.  Check out the dates and times below:

  • Tuesday, September 11, 2018
    9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    Silverman Library- 3rd floor in front of Whispers Cafe
  • Thursday, September 27, 2018
    11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    Student Union Lobby
  • Tuesday, October 9, 2018
    1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
    Silverman Library- 3rd floor in front of Whispers Cafe
  • Wednesday, October 17, 2018
    10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
    Outside of 1Capen
  • Wednesday, November 7, 2018
    10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
    Knox Hall Rotundra
  • Tuesday, November 20, 2018
    9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    Natural Science Complex- across from room 201

Life & Learning Workshops

Beyond Your Bachelor’s: Graduate School Opportunities in UB’s College of Arts and Sciences

These on-site workshops provide in-depth information about pursuing a graduate degree in the College.

  • Friday, September 7, 2018- Should I stay or should I go? Pursuing a Graduate degree at UB
    11 p.m. to 12 p.m.
    732 Clemens
  • Tuesday, September 18, 2018- Should I stay or should I go? Pursuing a Graduate degree at UB
    11 p.m. to 12 p.m.
    732 Clemens
  • Thursday, September 27, 2018- How to network with faculty and ask for letters of recommendation
    12 p.m. to 1 p.m.
    732 Clemens
  • Monday, October 8, 2018- Framing your resume/CV for Graduate School
    2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
    732 Clemens
  • Wednesday, October 17, 2018- What are my options for funding a Master's?
    1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
    732 Clemens
  • Monday, October 22, 2018- How to write a statement of purpose for Graduate School
    2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
    732 Clemens
  • Wednesday, October 24, 2018- Navigating your quarter-life-crisis
    12 p.m. to 1 p.m.
    732 Clemens
  • Tuesday, November 6, 2018- Advanced Graduate Certificates as Bridges for Success
    11 p.m. to 12 p.m.
    732 Clemens
  • Thursday, November 15, 2018- Create your own Master's with the College of Arts and Sciences Graduate Interdisciplinary Degree
    11 p.m. to 12 p.m.
    732 Clemens

On the Road – 2018 Graduate Fairs, Information Sessions and Tables

Graduate fairs, info sessions and table events offer the perfect opportunity for up-close learning about the College, campus culture, financial aid options and what sets UB apart from the crowd.

Western New York

  • Buffalo State College Graduate School Fair
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • SUNY Fredonia
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • SUNY Geneseo
    Tuesday, October 23, 2018
    TBA
  • SUNY Brockport
    Wednesday, October 24, 2018
    TBA

Central New York/Southern Tier

  • Keuka College - Info Session
    Monday, September 24, 2018
    4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • SUNY ESF Graduate Fair
    Tuesday, September 25, 2018
    11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Cornell University Graduate School Day
    Wednesday, September 26, 2018
    11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Ithaca College Graduate School Expo
    Wednesday, September 26, 2018
    3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Binghamton University Graduate Fair
    Thursday, September 27, 2018
    11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Syracuse University Graduate School Fair
    Thursday, September 27, 2018
    5:00 p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • SUNY Oneonta Grad and Professional School Fair
    Monday, October 29, 2018
    1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Hartwick College 
    Monday, October 29, 2018
    4 p.m.
  • SUNY Cortland Grad School Day
    Tuesday, October 30, 2018
    11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • SUNY Oswego Graduate School Fair
    Wednesday, October 31, 2018
    11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Elmira College Graduate School Fair
    Thursday, November 1, 2018
    11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Northern New York/Hudson Valley

  • SUNY Potsdam
    Wednesday, September 19, 2018
    9:30 a.m.
  • SUNY Plattsburgh
    Thursday, September 20, 2018
    11 a.m.
  • SUNY New Paltz Grad School Fair
    Wednesday, November 7, 2018
    1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Siena College - Info Table
    Friday, November 9, 2018
    12 p.m. to 2 p.m.

New York City/Long Island

  • Idealist New York City
    Wednesday, September 12, 2018
    5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • SUNY Old Westbury - Common Hour Info Session
    Wednesday, September 19, 2018
    2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  • SUNY Farmingdale Graduate School Fair
    Thursday, September 20, 2018
    11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • CUNY John Jay College Graduate Fair
    Wednesday, October 24, 2018
    12 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Pennsylvania

  • Mercyhurst University
    Thursday, September 27
    11 a.m.
  • Penn State University Graduate School Day
    Thursday, October 25, 2018
    TBA

New England (CT, MA, ME)

  • Colby College Graduate Fair
    Monday, October 1, 2018
    3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Bates College Graduate Fair
    Tuesday, October 2, 2018
    11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Bowdoin College Graduate Fair
    Tuesday, October 2, 2018
    3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Westfield State University - Info Table
    Wednesday, October 3, 2018
    10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  • Amherst College - Info Table
    Wednesday, October 3, 2018
    12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Massachussetts College of Liberal Arts - Info Table
    Thursday, October 4, 2018
    12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Smith College Career Fair
    Thursday, October 4, 2018
    3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • UConn Stamford - Info Table
    Thursday, November 8, 2018
    12 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Midwest (OH, IL, IN)

  • Wooster College - Info Table
    Tuesday, September 18, 2018
    9:30 a.m.
  • Ohio State University Graduate and Professional Fair
    Wednesday, September 19, 2018
    11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Kenyon College - Info Table
    Tuesday, September 25, 2018
    5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Ohio Wesleyan University - Info Table
    Wednesday, September 26, 2018
    11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Bowling Green University Graduate and Professional School Fair
    Thursday, September 27, 2018
    11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Ashland University Graduate Fair
    Monday, October 1, 2018
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Hiram College Graduate Fair
    Tuesday, October 2, 2018
    11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Baldwin Wallace University 
    Tuesday, October 2, 2018
    5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • Walsh University Graduate Fair
    Wednesday, October 3, 2018
    3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • University of Mount Union Graduate Fair
    Thursday, October 4, 2018
    10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • 27th Annual National Ronald E. McNair Conference
    Friday, October 19 and Saturday, October 20, 2018
    Chicago, IL
  • Purdue Midwest Summit
    Saturday, October 27, 2018
    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Maryland/Washington, DC

  • Morgan State University - Information Session
    Wednesday, September 19, 2018
    11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • St. John's College - Information Session
    Thursday, September 20, 2018
    11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Loyola University of Maryland - Info Table
    Thursday, September 20, 2018
    2 p.m.
  • Georgetown University - Information Session
    Thursday, September 20, 2018
    3 p.m.
  • UMBC McNair Scholars Conference
    Friday, September 21 and Saturday, September 22, 2018
  • Idealist Washington, DC
    Monday, October 1, 2018
    5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Other Regions/International

  • QS Latin America Fairs
    Monday, September 3 to Thursday, September 14, 2018
    Mexico, Colombia and Brazil
  • OCAD University Graduate School Fair
    Thursday, October 4, 2018
    11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Florida International University Graduate School Fair
    Friday, October 19, 2018
    1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • California Diversity Forum at UCSD
    Saturday, October 27, 2018
    12 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Virtual Graduate Fairs – 2018

Attend a virtual fair and explore graduate school opportunities in the comfort of your own home!

Stay tuned for more 2018 virtual fair dates!

Virtual Webinars – 2018

Attend a virtual webinar and explore graduate school opportunities in the comfort of your own home! Register by clicking on a date below.

September    
    Options for Funding A Master’s Degree
    Friday, September 7, 2018
    10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    Register Now

    Framing Your Resume/CV for Graduate School
    Monday, September 17, 2018
    11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
    Register Now

October
    Should I Stay or Should I Go? Pursuing a Graduate Degree at UB
    Tuesday, October 8, 2018
    10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    Register Now

    Networking with Faculty for Letters of Recommendation
    Friday, October 19, 2018
    12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    Register Now

November
    Options for Funding A Master’s Degree
    Friday, November 2, 2018
    3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Register Now

    Writing Your Statement of Purpose for Graduate School
    Tuesday, November 13, 2018
    10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    Register Now

December
    Navigating Your Quarter-Life Crisis
    Monday, December 3, 2018
    11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
    Register Now

    Should I Stay or Should I Go? Pursuing a Graduate Degree at UB
    Wednesday, December 12, 2018
    10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    Register Now

Campus Visits and Tours

Want to get to know us better? Please contact the Graduate Enrollment Office to schedule a departmental or campus visit, meet with a faculty member and/or visit a specific lab. We will make every effort to coordinate a visit based on faculty availability and your schedule.

International Webinars

September
    Studying and Living in Buffalo as an International Student
    September 20, 7 - 8 am    
    Register Now

October
    Achieving Success in Graduate Studies in the United States
    October 17, 8 - 9 pm (New York Eastern Standard Time)
    Register Now

    Studying and Living in Buffalo as an International Student
    October 18, 7 - 8 am (New York Easter Standard Time)
    Register Now

November
    Achieving Success in Graduate Studies in the United States
    November 15, 8 - 9 pm   
    Register Now   

    Studying and Living in Buffalo as an International Student
    November 16, 7 - 8 am
    Register Now

December
    Social Sciences at the University at Buffalo: Programs, Research and Jobs
    December 13, 8 - 9 pm
    Register Now

    Sciences at the University at Buffalo: Programs, Research and Jobs
    December 14, 7 - 8 am
    Register Now

    Arts and Humanities at the University at Buffalo: Programs, Research and Jobs
    December 14, 8 - 9 pm
    Register Now