School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of SUNY Buffalo State and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address1300 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of SUNY Buffalo State is 84.54% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 13.19%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $65 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate84.54 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)13.19 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$65

Tuition & Fees

Buffalo State's 2023 tuition & fees is $8,486 for New York residents and $18,396 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition is not changed and same to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($18,396).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $12,157 for New York residents and $23,947 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition decreased by -0.40% compared to the last year's rate.
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$8,486$18,396
Graduate Tuition & Fees$12,157$23,947
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 7,173 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 545 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Buffalo State has 6,147 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,026 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students7,173
Undergraduate Students6,147
Graduate Students1,026
Online Enrollment545

Degree Information and Campus Life

Buffalo State offers 209 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 3 out of the 209 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Buffalo State
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs209 Programs
Number of online programs3 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification

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