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Early Admission

Early admission enables you to start college while you're still in high school. Under the early admission program, highly-qualified high school juniors may apply to Buffalo State for full- or part-time study during their senior year.

Enrollment Options

  • Part-time while attending high school
  • Full-time during the last semester of senior year
  • Full-time during senior year instead of completing the senior year of high school

How to Apply

1. Use the SUNY Application.

SUNY Application

2. Forward Transcripts To:

SUNY Buffalo State College
Admissions Office
Moot Hall 110
1300 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14222



For Senior-Year Admission:

Applications from high school juniors are reviewed as they are completed, until we reach our enrollment targets.


A Note About Early Admission

  1. High School Requirements
    You must arrange with your high school to have remaining high school requirements fulfilled by taking appropriate freshman courses, so you can earn your high school diploma and college credit at the same time.

    Financial Aid
    Early admission students are not eligible for federal financial aid while attending high school.