The SUNY Online Application is accepted by most SUNY campuses and allows you to apply to multiple SUNY colleges with one application.
The Common Application is accepted by selective national colleges and allows you to apply to any participating school with one application.
*Please note: As of July 21, 2014, the Common Application will no longer be available for students wishing to apply for the fall 2014 semester. Please use the SUNY Application.
Admission decisions are based on a variety of factors, including high school grades, class rank, strength of high school program, standardized test scores, and recommendations.
Applicants must provide official high school transcripts or satisfactory results of the state high school equivalency diploma program. Applicants must also provide results of the Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) or the American College Test (ACT).
SUNY Buffalo State accepts about 42 percent of first-time applicants.
General Admitted Student Profile
High School Average: 82.1–88.9 (Middle 50%) | 85.7 (Mean)
Honors Admitted Student Profile
High School Average: 92.2–95.4 (Middle 50%) | 93.5 (Mean)
EOP Admitted Student Profile
High School Average: 78.8–84.3 (Middle 50%) | 82.1 (Mean)