Graduate Admissions

Welcome to the University at Albany! The University is an internationally recognized public research institution, strategically located in the state capital of New York. At UAlbany, nationally and internationally renowned scholars help bring “The World Within Reach” to more than 17,500 students — including 5,000 graduate students — and maintain the high academic standards that have characterized the University since its founding in 1844. The perspectives and life experiences of a student body and faculty which represent more than 100 nations provide a diversity that enriches learning.

Your first step to apply to the University is to find a program that fits your interests. A complete listing of our graduate level programs, including deadlines and application requirements, can be found on our Application Deadlines and Requirements look-up.  Once you have selected your program, the next step is to prepare your application.

Application Types

A Step-by-Step Checklist of the Application Process.