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Non-Degree (Non-Matric) Admissions

If you wish to enroll in our courses but do not plan to pursue a degree, you may enroll as a non-degree or non-matriculating student. If you are a current UB student, register as normal and check with your advisor about whether our courses will count towards University requirements.

To Register for a Graduate Course You Must

  1. Complete an online application for “non-degree status” link located to the right and pay a $35 application fee. Applicants can pay the fee electronically when the online application is submitted.
  2. Attach a copy of Bachelor's Degree Transcript to the online application.
  3. Wait for review
    Once we have received your online application and copy of transcripts, your application requesting non-matriculated status will be reviewed.
  4. Enroll
    Applicants granted non-matriculated status may then enroll in classes through the HUB Student Center. Instructions on how to Enroll in Classes can be found at: http://www.buffalo.edu/hub/.

To Register for an Undergraduate Course You Must

  1. Complete an Undergraduate Non-Matriculated Student Form
  2. Wait for review
    Once your application is submitted, your application will be reviewed by the UB Registrar’s office.
  3. Enroll
    Applicants granted non-matriculated status may then enroll in classes through the HUB Student Center. Instructions on how to enroll in classes can be found at: http://www.buffalo.edu/hub/

Tuition and Fees [Please note: non-matriculated (non-degree) students are not eligible for financial aid.]

Billing and Payment Information

Technical Requirements for Online Courses

Questions about applying?

Contact us at 716-645-3381 or swinfo@buffalo.edu.