How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in Binghamton University's graduate programs. We look forward to receiving your application.

If you are a graduate degree program applicant, 欧洲杯买彩票follow the steps below.

If you are applying to a certificate program, to an accelerated/4+1 degree program or for non-degree/non-matriculated study, continue to the appropriate application.

Please contact the Graduate School if you are unsure which instructions to follow.

  1. Submit the online application and all required application materials.

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      • Scan and upload the files with care, making sure they are clear, legible and complete. The graduate admissions committee will receive the files you scan and upload.
      • Preferred file format is PDF. Other accepted file formats include .doc, .docx, .rtf, .jpg and .tif.
      • Do not mail hard (paper) copies of any application materials unless specifically requested by the Graduate School.
    • Pay the $75 (USD) non-refundable graduate degree program application fee.
      • You can use a Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express credit card. Your credit card bill serves as your receipt.
      • We are happy to be able to grant application fee waivers to CSTEP, EOP, HEOP, LSAMP Program, Project 1000, SEEK Program or TRIO Program (McNair Scholars Program, Student Support Services, Upward Bound, etc.) students and to GEM Fellowship applicants. If you are eligible, read, complete and submit the Application Fee Waiver Form
      • We are also happy to be able to grant application fee waivers to United States Armed Forces veterans and active duty service members. If you are eligible, read, complete and submit the Application Fee Waiver Form - U.S. Armed Forces.
    • Submit the online application and all required application materials by your program's application deadline.

    Review these reminders before you apply:

    • We recommend you begin the application process at least one month before your program's application deadline.
    • You may apply to more than one program at a time. If you receive an admission decision for more than one program, you can only confirm your intent to enroll for one program at a time. Any remaining applications will be automatically withdrawn once you have confirmed your intent to enroll by paying your admission deposit. Exceptions will be made for individuals applying to approved dual- and double-degree programs.
    • Take care when selecting your program. The Graduate School cannot make any changes to your program once we receive and begin review of your application.
    • If you are a former Binghamton University student (undergraduate, graduate or non-degree/non-matriculated) and have changed your name, file an official name change form with the Office of Financial Aid and Student Records before submitting an application.
    • If you are an international student, review the additional admission requirements for international students before submitting an application.
    • If you are interested in transferring graduate credits from another institution to Binghamton University, review the policies regarding the transfer of graduate credits before submitting an application. The application process is the same for students who are planning to transfer graduate credits as it is for those who are not.
  2. Submit official test scores electronically.

    If you have not already sent your test scores to Binghamton University, submit your GRE/GMAT and/or TOEFL/IELTS/PTE Academic/Duolingo* scores. Review the admission requirements欧洲杯买彩票 to see which test scores are required for your program. Note that it can take as long as two full weeks for the testing agency to process your order and deliver your scores to Binghamton University.

    • : Use Binghamton University's code: 2535.
    • : Submit scores by selecting "State University of New York (SUNY) - Binghamton University" from the score delivery menu.
    • : Use Binghamton University's code: 2535.
    • : Submit scores by selecting "Binghamton University - State University of New York" from the score delivery menu.
    • Submit IELTS scores by providing the Test Report Form (TRF) number in the appropriate field in the online application.
    • Submit Duolingo English Test scores by sending your scores to Binghamton University at once you receive the verification email from Duolingo.
    • *In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the Graduate School at Binghamton University has temporarily approved the use of the Duolingo English Test as proof of English proficiency through the 2021 application cycle.
  3. Submit any application materials that you were not able to upload to the online application.

    If your program requires additional application materials that were not requested in the online application, email them to the Graduate School at

    • Use "Additional Application Materials - [Student's Name]" in the subject line.
    • Include your application materials as attachments. Preferred file format is PDF. Other accepted file formats include .doc, .docx, .rtf, .jpg and .tif.
    • Include your full name (as you used in the online application), your date of birth, the program to which you applied and the semester in which you expect to start graduate studies at Binghamton University in the body of the message.
  4. Receive your admission decision.

    Once an admission decision has been made, you will receive an email from the Graduate School. (Add "" to your email address book or contact list. Don't forget to check your spam folder!) If you have been accepted, you will also receive an admission letter.