Applications are due by January 15. Applications received after January 15 will be considered if space in the program is available. Applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early to our UB graduate online application through Slate.
An official score on the Graduate Record Exam is required. Alll PhD applicants must have taken the GRE within 5 years of application to a UB doctoral level program. GRE is required for the 2022 application.
A minimum of three letters is required from university faculty. The letters should address the applicant's potential for completing a course of advanced studies leading to the doctorate degree. It would be helpful if the letters address the following topics:
In order to evaluate the application, it is necessary to be familiar with the applicant's qualifications and experience. A current resume and a statement of educational and professional goals are required. Please include a section on your research interests.
Unofficial university transcripts of all previous academic work should be uploaded to your application.
A $75. graduate application fee is required with your UB Slate application. This must be paid before formal review of your application.