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 session and get answers to questions about degree tracks, the application process, life at UB 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 whevenever you are free to stop by. No registration needed.  Check out our 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.

  • Thursday, February 8, 2018- Create your own Master's degree with the College of Arts and Sciences Graduate Interdisciplinary Degree
    12 p.m. to 1 p.m.
    732 Clemens
  • Tuesday, February 20, 2018- Framing your Resume/CV for Graduate School
    3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    732 Clemens 
  • Wednesday, March 14, 2018- The Master's as the New Bachelor's
    1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
    732 Clemens
  • Friday, March 30, 2018- Transferable Skills from a Liberal Arts Degree
    1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
    732 Clemens

On the Road – 2018 Graduate Fairs

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

Stay tuned for more 2018 dates!

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.

Create Your Own Master's Degree

Haven't found a graduate program that speaks to you? UB offers options to create your own master's degree from any of our programs in the College. Join us for our virtual info session and learn how you can build your master's, your way.

  • Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 2 p.m. EST
  • Tuesday, July 17, 2018, 10 a.m. EST

Yes, There's Still Time - Applying to a Master's Program with a Rolling Deadline

When do I apply? Did I miss the deadline? In today's world, graduate programs offer a number of options in terms of when you can be admitted. Join us for this session, which will cover some differences in deadline types, along with a conversation about which programs are still accepting applications for fall 2018 in the College of Arts and Sciences.

  • Friday, April 27, 2018, 2 p.m. EST

Starting the Summer Off Right - Strategies to Prepare for Finding the Right Program

Summer is a great time to begin figuring out what is important to you in a graduate program. Whether it be research fit, mentorship opportunities, or school community, this webinar will discuss what strategies and ideas you should consider when deciding what programs to apply to. There will be ample opportunity to ask questions, too!

  • Tuesday, May 22, 2018, 4 p.m. EST

Letters of Recommendation - The In's and Out's of Picking the Right Writers

Deciding who should you should request to write your letters of recommendation for graduate school can be a daunting process. This webinar will cover all aspects of the LOR process, including discussion about fit based on program choice.

  • Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 8 p.m. EST

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.