As one of the United States’ most global universities, the University at Buffalo is home to more than 4,500 students from 110 countries. We value international students as members of our community and will provide outstanding support services for you.
In addition to being an affordable, friendly and fun city, Buffalo welcomes and respects international students.
Apply online to the PhD program. The online application is fast, easy and secure. A $50 non-refundable fee is required.
Apply by April 15 for fall semester admission; the deadline for applying for fellowships and assistantships is Jan. 15.
International applicants must demonstrate understanding of English as shown by one of the following:
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 and TOEFL scores are sent to
When requesting, use these reporting codes: School 2925; Department Code - use School of Public Health or any department not listed
Graduate Program Coordinator
Department of Biostatistics
704 Kimball Tower
3435 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14214-3079
Contact Noreen McGuire, graduate program coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 716-829-6142.