Admissions

Apply Online

Apply online to the PhD program. The online application is fast, easy and secure. A $50 non-refundable fee is required. 

Deadlines

Apply by April 15 for fall semester admission; the deadline for applying for fellowships and assistantships is Jan. 15.

Requirements

  • A master’s degree in statistics or biostatistics from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Minimum GRE scores of 146 for verbal and 155 for quantitative

Supplemental Materials

Before you submit your online application, ensure that you have all of the supplemental materials ready.

With your online application, you will be able to upload transcripts, your resume and personal statement. Three letters of reference will be requested through the e-mail addresses of the recommenders.

You should request that your GRE scores are sent to UB.
When requesting, use these reporting codes: School 2925; Department - use School of Public Health or any department not listed.

Send materials to:

Noreen McGuire
Graduate Program Coordinator
Department of Biostatistics
704 Kimball Tower
3435 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14214-3079

Questions about the application process?

Contact Noreen McGuire, graduate program coordinator, at noreenm@buffalo.edu or (716) 829-6142.

The University at Buffalo is committed to ensuring equal access to its programs and activities. The entire notice of non-discrimination can be viewed here: www.buffalo.edu/equity.html