The Graduate School's online application system offers applicants constant access to their application. The online application does not need to be filled out in one setting; rather, we encourage students to take their time filling out the application and to email us with any questions they may have during the application process before finalizing their application.
- Click the First time user account link under the Login button
- Step-by-Step directions for Submitting an Online Application
To conclude your process:
Once you have completed the online portion of your application, then you will need to prepare your supplemental item packet. To ensure that your application is reviewed, please download one of the following packets and submit the required documents to the Graduate School's administrative office prior to your program's admission deadline:
Students should include in their supplemental item packets: official transcripts, admissions essay, and letters of recommendation. In addition, the following items may also be included if they are applicable: verification of NYS teaching certification, test scores, copy of passport, and foreign student financial statement. All supplemental item packets received past the deadline or missing a required document will be considered incomplete and will be deferred to the following application cycle.
Online Application Calendar:
Online applications will be accepted according to the following schedule:
November 16 - May 15
August 1 - November 15
Please be aware that the online application requires payment of the $50 application fee by VISA or MasterCard and that the fee is non-refundable. If you are unable to pay by credit card, then you must submit a paper application.
To contact the Graduate Admissions Advising office, please call 845-257-3285 or