Get Ready to Apply

  • Start Here
    This overview will help you understand what you can expect when you apply to the University at Buffalo.
  • Admissions Criteria
    The University at Buffalo wants students who excel academically and who will succeed in our rigorous and demanding academic environment.
  • Apply
    You’ve done your homework, and you know that UB is one of the top public research universities in the country. We invite you to apply and see for yourself how exciting, fulfilling and affordable your educational journey can be!
  • Options for Study
    The University at Buffalo welcomes students at all levels of study, not just undergraduates seeking a bachelor’s degree. We offer additional study options that can support your learning and expand your opportunities—before and after graduation.