One way to increase your self-development and professional
growth is by participating in academic, credit-bearing or noncredit
courses—ONLINE courses included. After selecting one of our
online courses, eligible employees of SUNY, the Community Colleges
and the Research Foundation of State University of New York may
apply for tuition assistance. SUNY policy states that up to 100
percent of the cost of tuition and fees charged for eligible
courses of instruction MAY be waived where such employees
enroll in courses at a campus of the University. For detailed
information, visit the SUNY
Complete the Online UUP Tuition Free Registration Application for a course offered through the University at Buffalo.
Application for University at Buffalo course:
Do NOT register through usual student registration; RATHER,
complete the UUP
Tuition Free Registration Application
Application for other SUNY school course:
Contact other SUNY school for application information. Waiver forms requiring signature may be sent to University Human Resources, 120 Crofts Hall.
For more information go to the University at Buffalo Human Resources website.
Applicant must be a University employee with a State, Research Foundation or UBF affiliation, working at least half time, who has a minimum of six months of service prior to the beginning of the course.
The maximum number of credit hours per semester covered is 8, not to exceed 15 per year per person as long as funding lasts. The year for this program is available during summer, fall, winter and spring terms.
You may select any four-year SUNY-sponsored course; but the course must be a credit bearing, college course.
Full-time employees (1.0 FTE):
Part-time employees (.50-.99 FTE):
Assistant Director for Recruitment & Student Services
GSE Office of Admissions and Student Services
366 Baldy Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260
Phone: (716) 645-2110