How to Apply—MS Candidates
Telephone: 315 464-4570
PLEASE MAIL MATERIALS TO:
Office of Student Admissions, SUNY Upstate Medeical University
766 Irving Avenue, Rm 1213 Weiskotten Hall
Syracuse, NY 13210
For more information:
Telephone: 315 464-7655 or Toll free: 1-866-951-5718
Sandra Tillotson, Graduate Recruitment Coordinator
College of Graduate Studies, SUNY Upstate Medical University
Candidates for admission are selected on the basis of their record and qualifications for independent scholarship in a specialized field of study. All applicants must have a bachelor's degree or its equivalent.
Each MS applicant must submit the following documents to the College of Graduate Studies:
Institution Code Number
One completed College of Graduate Studies' Application form.
Apply Online (above)
If you have difficulty acessing the application forms, please contact the college office: 315 464-7655.
- Three original Letters of Reference from people familiar with your academic record and potential for investigative research.
Recommendation letters can be scanned and sent via email to firstname.lastname@example.org but MUST be on college letterhead and signed with a pen signature or electronic signature.
(Download 3 copies of the Recommendation Form )
- Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate schools attended.
- Official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores.
(The advanced subject test is helpful, but not required.)
The institution code number is 2547.
- $40 Application Fee
Make checks payable to: SUNY Upstate Medical University
Read about: Stipends, tuition, fees and financial aid
Doctoral and Masters Programs
There are no application deadlines for the Doctoral (PhD) and Masters of Science (MS) programs in the College of Graduate Studies. However, review of applications begins early December. For PhD applications, priority will be given to those applying before April 1st.
If you are interested in applying to the MD/PhD Program, please see the MD/PhD Program page for details.