Students wishing to receive full consideration for financial support from the Department of Geology (departmental scholarships, Teaching Assistantships, and Research Assistantships) are advised to submit their online application (including recommendation letters and GRE scores) by January 1st for the following fall semester and October 1st for the following spring semester.
We consider applications for the fall semester received after January 1 until approximately March 1. Please contact us if you have special circumstances. Applications received at any time are considered for financial support if funds are available.
For exceptional PhD applicants wishing to be considered for the UB Presidential or Dean’s Scholarships, application submission by January 1st is strongly recommended.