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Graduate Studies

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Thank you for selecting SUNY New Paltz for your graduate study. Please follow the steps below to submit an application for a graduate program. If you are seeking information regarding application to non-degree programs or Continuing Education Unit courses, please see visit our Non-Degree Student webpage.

Step One: Select a Graduate Program

  • Review our graduate programs and click the "more info" link for admission requirements, curriculum outline, as well as, faculty information.  Contact us at (845) 257-3285 or gradstudies@newpaltz.edu if you would like to schedule an advising appointment or need assistance selecting a program.
  • INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS: Review program information on our graduate international admission webpage.

Step Two: Begin an Application

NOTE: Are you looking to apply for a graduate program beginning Spring 2021 or after? If yes, please complete this Early Graduate Application Inquiry Form. We are in the midst of upgrading our application software, so the steps below are only relevant for students wishing to begin their graduate study in Fall and Summer 2020.

  • The online application will allow you to request letters of recommendation and upload admission requirements. 

  • Are you ready to apply? Click to begin: 


Step Three: Complete the Process

  • Please submit OFFICIAL transcripts and test scores to:

    SUNY New Paltz students and alumni are NOT required to submit final transcripts.

    SUNY New Paltz
    Graduate & Extended Learning
    800 Hawk Drive
    New Paltz, NY 12561-2442

You will be able to review the status of your application by logging into your account. We encourage applicants to check their status frequently and email us at gradstudies@newpaltz.edu with any questions.