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Applying. Your Next Steps.


Choose and complete one application

Both applications require a $50 non-refundable application fee.

SUNY Application

Apply to multiple SUNY universities with one application.


Common Application

Apply to select participating schools with one application.



Submit required documents

  • Copy of passport
  • Personal Essay (FSA-2)
  • Financial Statement (FSA-4)
  • Official academic transcripts  (official transcripts must be mailed or emailed from an official school email address)
  • Official TOEFL, IELTS, iTEP, PTE Academic, or the Duolingo English Test score report (unless English is the official language of your home country and English was your language of instruction). Please use institutional code 2533 when requesting your score report.
  • Transfer students, with international transcripts, must submit a course-by-course transfer-credit evaluation conducted by a National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) member agency, such as IEEWES, SpanTran, or SILNY.


Mail to:

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

Or email your missing documents to intladmissions@buffalostate.edu


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You are welcome to call, text, or email our office.

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