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You’ve Been Accepted!

Congratulations! You’re on your way to becoming a Bengal! Whether you are a first-year or transfer student, we’ll take you through the next steps in the process.

Accepted Students - Your Next Steps

Guarantee your spot for the fall 2021 semester: You must pay your tuition deposit by June 1, 2021 (or within 30 days of your acceptance letter if after June 1).

Submit Your Tuition Deposit

Students accepted into the EOP program and international students do not need to submit a tuition deposit, but are required to submit the "Admissions Reply Form."

Submit Your Admissions Reply Form

Submit Your Final High School Transcripts

SUNY Buffalo State College 
Undergraduate Admissions
Moot Hall 110
1300 Elmwood Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14222

To verify that your final transcript and proof of high school graduation have been received, please call the Admissions Office at (716) 878-4017.

If you are filing for any type of state or federal aid, receipt of a final high school transcript or GED/TASC will be required before any funds can be disbursed.


 Acknowledged students will be sent a registration email for orientation.

How to register for Orientation

Virtual Orientation dates

Review meal plans

For Residents: 

Submit your online Residence Hall and Meal Plan application and payment

(Residence Hall and Meal Plan application is included in your acceptance package).

After you receive a housing packet:

Get Your Room Assignment

Contact Your New Roommate

Learn About Residence Hall Services

Additional Steps for Transfer and International Students


Orientation is mandatory for all students. You’ll get your Bengal ID card, receive your schedule, meet your roommate and lots more.

Orientation Costs


Register for Orientation

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Homecoming parade students

Get Involved

Involve yourself and be in the know on campus, in your department and in the community.

Social Media Directory

Student Clubs and Organizations

Volunteer Opportunities