Graduate School

State University of New York, University at Buffalo (UB)

At the request of Mary Schnepf, assistant for academics and alumni development, we are distributing this information for your benefit.

The Psychology Department at the State University of New York, University at Buffalo (UB) is currently accepting applications for their MA and Ph.D. programs.

The Department of Psychology at UB is dedicated to offering state-of-the-art education and training to its graduate students to prepare them to become leading researchers and to assume important positions in academic institutions, industry, or professional practice.  All of the graduate programs emphasize research and scholarship contributing to the scientific understanding of psychology.

Department offers the following graduate degrees:

  • Clinical Psychology Ph.D. (APA accredited)
  • Cognitive Psychology Ph.D.
  • Social-Personality Psychology Ph.D.
  • Behavioral Neuroscience Ph.D.
  • General Psychology MA

Students who enter into one of our graduate programs can expect to work closely with a faculty mentor, receiving a great deal of individual attention.  The faculty in the Department of Psychology at UB is among the very best in the nation and represents a select group of productive and collegial scholars.  More specific information about our program can be found at our website:

We are currently accepting applications for the Fall 2016 semester.  Our Ph.D. application deadline is December 1, 2015 and our MA deadline is March 1, 2016.  Please check out our informational brochure, website and facebook page and if you or your students have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact me by email at