Directory of Graduate Admissions Forms

The following Graduate Admissions forms are available for download. These documents require the latest version of the Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available as a free download.

Admission Applications

Applications for Admission to Graduate Study

Applications to graduate programs at SUNY Plattsburgh are accepted via mail, email, or in person.  At this time we do not offer an online application, however the paper applications are available for download below.  If you would like us to mail you a copy of any of these application packets, please contact us at graduate@plattsburgh.edu, or stop by our office, located on the first floor of the Kehoe Administration Building. 

Please be sure to complete the correct application packet based on which program you are applying to:


Preparatory Worksheets for the Master of Science for Teachers (MST) in Childhood Education

Please complete and submit the worksheet for your program area to determine if you have coursework that must be taken before you apply to the MST program. If you have questions, contact Bethanne DelGaudio, Director of Certification and Graduate Advising, at (518) 564-2124 or delgaubg@plattsburgh.edu.  Please note, requirements are subject to change due to SUNY and SED mandates.

Directions for Applying to the MST Childhood Education Program

Preparatory Worksheets for the Master of Science for Teachers (MST) in Adolescence Education

Please complete and submit the worksheet for your program area to determine if you have coursework that must be taken before you apply to the MST program. If you have questions, contact Bethanne DelGaudio, Director of Certification and Graduate Advising, at (518) 564-2124 or delgaubg@plattsburgh.edu.  Please note, requirements are subject to change due to SUNY and SED mandates.

Directions for Applying to the MST Adolescence Education Program

Educational Leadership Continuation of Graduate Study (Teacher Leader to SBL, or SBL to SDL)

Please use the following forms if you wish to be considered for admission directly into an additional certificate program after the completion of your current program.  Your previously submitted application items, including transcripts, and letters of recommendation, should still be on file from your original application.  If you wish to use new letters of recommendation, please contact the Graduate Admissions Office to let them know.  You will not need to pay any additional application fees. 

Current Teacher Leader Certificate students, who would like to be considered for the School Building Leader program, please complete the following:`
Current School Building Leader students, who would like to be considered for the School District Leader program, please complete the following:

Expeditionary Studies Degree Completion Plan (DCP)

Applicants for the M.S. in Expeditionary Studies must complete the following two forms:

Withdrawal & Return to Study

Graduate Studies College Withdrawal Form

Withdrawal from SUNY Plattsburgh either during a semester or for two or more semesters is permissible within the guidelines specified in the General Information section of the College Catalog. You will not need to pay any fees to be reinstated as a matriculated student. However, your time limitations do not change for completion of your degree program and application of transfer credits or credits acquired in non-matriculated status. Financial aid recipients should consult with a financial aid advisor to determine the impact upon their financial aid before processing a withdrawal form.

Intent to Return to Graduate Study at SUNY Plattsburgh

When you plan to return to your graduate studies after officially withdrawing for a period of time, you will need to complete this form. You will not need to pay any fees to be reinstated as a matriculated student.

Graduate Assistantships & Financial Aid

Application for Graduate Assistantship or Graduate Diversity Fellowship

This form is required for students interested in seeking Graduate Assistantships:

This form is required for students interested in applying for the Graduate Diversity Fellowship:

Financial Aid Forms

To receive copies of any of these forms in the mail, please contact the Graduate Admissions Office at graduate@plattsburgh.edu, or (518) 564-4723.

Contact Information

The Graduate Admissions Office is located on the first floor of the Kehoe Administration Building.

Phone: (518) 564-4723
Toll-Free: (800) 723-9515 (In U.S. and Canada)
FAX: (518) 564-4722
Email: graduate@plattsburgh.edu

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm

Mailing Address:

Graduate Admissions Office—113 Kehoe
SUNY Plattsburgh
101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, New York 12901-2681 USA