Thank you for selecting The Graduate School at SUNY New Paltz for your graduate study. For your convenience, you may apply online or by submitting a paper application. Begin your process by following these steps:

Step One: Select a Graduate Program

Step Two: Choose your Method of Application

Step Three: Complete the Process

  • Online: after completing the online portion of the application process, applicants must mail in their supplemental items (e.g., transcripts, letters of recommendation, etc.).

  • Paper: must collect all of the materials required by the program to which they are applying, and forward them to the Graduate School in ONE COMPLETE PACKET.

After an application has been processed, an e-mail with login information will be sent to you. Once you have your userID and PIN, you may check the status of your application by visiting:  We encourage applicants to check their status frequently and email us with any questions.

  E-mail us at or call 845-257-3285.