Tuition and Financial Aid

When cost is a deciding factor in attending college, it's hard to find a better value than UB. Find helpful information on tuition and financial aid.

Tuition Information

Financial Aid Information

Application Fee Waivers

SOPHAS Fee Assistance

If you are applying to a graduate program using SOPHAS, SOPHAS offers fee assistance to qualified low income students, students who have participated in some service-based organizations (AmeriCorps, McNair, Peace Corps, Gates Millennium Scholars, Vietnam Education Foundation, and Leadership Alliance). Some international students may also be eligible.

UB Graduate Application Fee Waiver

Applicants who provide sufficient documentation of their participation as an undergraduate student in an EOP, HEOP or SEEK program within New York State (only), or as an undergraduate participant in the CSTEP, MARC, PREP, RISE, LSAMP or McNair Scholars programs on any campus, or as an applicant through Project 1000, may qualify.

Think you may qualify for a fee waiver?

Contact the graduate program coordinator for the department you are applying to.

Transportation Costs

An additional cost to consider is transportation. A valid driver’s license and a car are required for the Dietetic Internship with Master of Science in Nutrition. An estimate for mileage up to 60 miles each way for field placements. Parking fees vary by site and are the responsibility of the student.

Scholarship and Student Assistance Fund Information

Interns taking a minimum of 6 graduate credits may be eligible for the Annette Rachman Fund, the Glenda R. Reardon Student Assistance Fund and the Cathy Davius Memorial Award.

Questions about Financial Aid and the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application?

Contact Colleen Long at 716-645-8232 or

Contact Nicole Griffo at 716-645-8232 or