Want to know us better?

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:

Application Workshops

Please contact the Graduate Enrollment Office to schedule a department meeting, talk with a faculty member and/or visit virtually. 

Check out our upcoming events, where you can learn valuable information about how to craft a strong application and the process itself. Not yet ready to start an application or need additional information before you apply? Our graduate enrollment team would love the opportunity to talk with you about your options for graduate school and answer any questions you might have! Some application deadlines are as early as December 1st so don't delay if you are considering applying for the fall 2022 term! 

Graduate Study in the Arts and Humanities - How to Build a Strong Application
Wednesday, September 29th from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. EST, Zoom 

This presentation will provide an overview of UB's College of Arts and Science's programs in the arts and humanities and help prospective students build a strong application when applying to MA, MFA or PhD programs. Topics Include: How to prepare now as an undergrad or master's student, components of a strong application, undergraduate research opportunities, how to choose the right program, funding and application timelines. 
Register

Graduate Study in the Social Sciences - How to Build a Strong Application
Tuesday, October 4th from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. EST, Zoom 
This presentation will provide an overview of UB's College of Arts and Science's programs in natural sciences and math. It will also help prospective students build a strong application when applying to MA, MS, AuD or PhD programs in the social sciences.
Register

This session will run multiple times this month so if you can't join us for one, we hope you will participate in one of the other options! 

  -Friday, October 29th from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. EST, Zoom │ Register

Graduate Study in the Natural Sciences and Math - How to Build a Strong Application
Tuesday, October 5th from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. EST, Zoom 
This presentation will provide an overview of UB's College of Arts and Science's programs in natural sciences and math. It will also help prospective students build a strong application when applying to MA, MS or PhD programs in the natural sciences and math.
Register

This session will run multiple times this month so if you can't join us for one, we hope you will participate in one of the other options! 

  -Wednesday, October 20th from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. EST, Zoom │ Register

How to Network with Faculty and Ask for Letters of Recommendation
Wednesday, October 6th from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. EST, Zoom
This workshop will provide practical tips for how to network with faculty that will aid in developing your ask and securing letters of recommendation from your professors.
Register

This session will run multiple times so if you can't join us for one, we hope you will participate in one of the other options! 

  -Friday, November 5th from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. EST, Zoom │ Register

Framing your Resume for Graduate School and Writing a Strong Personal Statement
Monday, October 11th from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. EST, Zoom
When applying for graduate programs, admissions committees often require that you submit a resume or curriculum vitae (CV) to accompany your application. Your resume/CV can provide the committee with more information about your skills, experience and academic development prior to graduate school. 
Register

Create your own Master's with the College of Arts and Sciences Graduate Interdisciplinary Degree
Tuesday, October 26th from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. EST, Zoom 
Attend this session to learn more about how to create your own personalized Master's degree in the College of Arts and Sciences. 
Register

UB Virtual Visits
Wednesday, September 29th from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. EST, Zoom 
Join us for a guided tour of all UB and Buffalo have to offer—all from your computer! Hosted by a current graduate student in the College of Arts and Sciences, this webinar will cover need-to-know resources and locations on and off campus that make graduate study at UB rewarding. 
Register

This session will run multiple times this month so if you can't join us for one, we hope you will participate in one of the other options! 

  -Friday, October 8th from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. EST, Zoom │ Register
  -Friday, October 15th from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST, Zoom │ Register 

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Speak with a Graduate Enrollment Coordinator

Schedule a time to talk by phone, Skype or Zoom with an admissions representative and get answers to questions about degree tracks, the application process, and more! 

Please email the Graduate Enrollment Office to schedule a department meeting, talk with a faculty member and/or visit virtually. 

Virtual Graduate Fairs 2021

Date/Time

Time

Event

Platform

20-Sep-21

12pm - 3pm

Bowling Green State University

Handshake

22-Sep-21

12pm - 3pm

University of Virginia

Handshake

23-Sep-21

11am - 2pm

DePauw University

Handshake

23-Sep-21

3pm - 6pm

Texas A&M

Handshake

24-Sep-21

11am-3pm

Barnard and Columbia College

Handshake

24-Sep-21

9am - 3pm

Old Dominion

Handshake

24-Sep-21

12pm - 3pm

William and Mary College

Virtual

27-Sep-21

1pm - 4pm

Syracuse University

Handshake

28-Sep-21

12pm - 6pm

Grambling State University

Handshake

28-Sep-21

11am - 1pm

SUNY ESF

Handshake

28-Sep-21

1pm - 4pm

Cornell University

Handshake

29-Sep-21

1pm-4pm

University of West Florida

Handshake

29-Sep-21

2pm-5pm

Gettysburg College

Handshake

30-Sep-21 11am-2:30pm SUNY Binghamton Virtual

30-Sep-21

1pm-4pm

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Handshake

1-Oct-21

10am - 1pm

The College of New Jersey

 

Handshake

4-Oct-21

11am-3pm

Virginia Tech

Brazen

6-Oct-21

12pm-5pm

Ohio State University

Handshake

6-Oct-21

3pm-5:30pm

SUNY Plattsburgh

Handshake

6-Oct-21

12pm-2pm

New Paltz

Virtual

6-Oct-21

1pm-4pm

University of Louisville

Handshake

7-Oct-21

12pm-3pm

University of California, Merced

Handshake

7-Oct-21 11am-2pm Farmingdale State College Virtual
7-Oct-21 1pm-4pm College of Charleston Handshake
12-Oct-21 11am-2pm Georgia State University Handshake
13-Oct-21 11am-3pm Florida Atlantic University Handshake
13-Oct-21 11am-4pm WestPACS Collegiate College Handshake
13-Oct-21 11am-6pm University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign CareerEco
14-Oct-21 2pm-6pm Geneseo College Handshake
14-Oct-21 11am-3pm OCAD Virtual
18-Oct-21 5pm-7pm University of Dayton Handshake
18-Oct-21 3pm-6pm Western Michigan University Handshake
19-Oct-21 10am-1pm Georgia Southern Handshake
20-Oct-21 2pm-5pm UC Berkeley Handshake
20-Oct-21 2pm-6pm University of South Carolina Handshake
20-Oct-21 12pm-3pm Boston College Handshake
20-Oct-21 3pm-6pm Michigan State University Handshake
21-Oct-21 11am-3pm Florida International University Handshake
21-Oct-21 10am-3pm Virginia State University Handshake
22-Oct-21 12pm-3pm Arizona State University Handshake
26-Oct-21 1pm-5pm Brigham Young University Handshake
27-Oct-21 1pm-4pm Central NY Graduate Fair Handshake
27-Oct-21 12pm-6pm NC Graduate Fair Handshake
28-Oct-21 10am-2pm UC Irvine Handshake
3-Nov-21 3pm-5pm Duquesne University Handshake
3-Nov-21 10am-2pm East Carolina Handshake
3-Nov-21 2pm-6pm UC Riverside Handshake
17-Nov-21 12pm-3pm Purchase Virtual
October 21 TBD Fredonia Virtual
22-Oct-21-23-Oct-21 TBD California Diversity Forum Virtual
19-Oct-21 11am-3pm Buffalo State & Fredonia Virtual
27-Oct-21 1pm-4pm Ohio University Handshake