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Admissions Requirements

General guidelines for getting into UB – please ask your program about specific requirements.

General Requirements

Admission requirements are different for each graduate program. In general, we expect:

  • A “B” (GPA of 3.0) or better grade point average
  • Appropriate standardized test scores (DAT, GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MAT, MCAT, PCAT etc.)
  • Letters of recommendation
  • An internship or relevant work experience (for some programs)
  • For International applicants, a test of English language proficiency (TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE)
  • Additional requirements for admission vary by program 

Review the requirements for your program

Please review the website for your academic program and contact the department directly for specific details about:

  • Admission requirements
  • Department standards
  • Test scores
  • Supplemental materials
  • Deadlines
  • Any other admissions information

For more details about applying to UB, please visit the Electronic Online Admissions page of this website, and see the Admissions FAQs.

Policies and procedures

UB has established university-wide policies for admissions. We recommend you review the following sections of our Policies & Procedures Manual when applying: