The Graduate School at the University at Albany

We want to assure our prospects, applicants, students, faculty and staff that we are here to support you. Please see our office and virtual office hours that will be available to you Monday through Friday starting August, 17, 2020.

  • Virtual Hours will be from 10AM - 3PM at
  • Phones will be open from 8:30AM - 4:30PM by calling (518) 442-3980
  • In-Person Hours at UAB 121 will be from 11AM - 2PM

Click here for the most up to date information on COVID-19 from the University.

For specific inquiries, please contact the appropriate staff member.


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 Step by Step Guide to Applying
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 International Applicants
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Upcoming Information Sessions:

Please click on the program area of interest for specific dates and times.

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Give to The Graduate School
Click here to donate to The Graduate School. Choose "Click to view more options" and select "The Graduate School" under "Schools, Colleges & Departments".

Three Minute Thesis
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iLearn Workshops - Offered through the University Libraries
Click here for dates and times of the available workshops offered.

New Schedule Planner
The Registrar's Office has launched a new schedule planning software for students. Click here for more details.

New Graduate Students
Download the Graduate Student Orientation Guide.