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CLIMB UP Application

Note to 2018 Applicants:

You will receive completion status updates in the form of an email as applications are processed.
Acceptance letters will BEGIN being sent in late February. Continue to monitor your emails, as our admission process is gradual and based on rate of acceptances/declinations. We appreciate your patience.

The deadline is February 1, 2018 (11:59PM, Eastern Time).

Required Documents


*Only upload here if you experience difficulty with the form field in the application.


Letters of Recommendation

Two (2) letters of recommendation from people who know you well (professor, advisor, supervisor, etc) should be sent directly to the program via this web page. We strongly recommend that at least one of your letters be from someone who can comment specifically about your experience in research.

Please ask your referees to include in the subject line: your last name followed by a colon, and the words "CLIMB UP rec" (example, Smith:CLIMB UP rec)


If it is necessary for you to send any of the above documents via mail or e-mail, use this contact info:

Liz Marshall
CLIMB UP Program Coordinator
University at Buffalo
35 Biomedical Education Building
3435 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14214