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Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog

Geography Minor - Applying to the Program

Geography

105 Wilkeson Quad
Ellicott Complex
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14261
716-645-2722
716-645-2329
www.geog.buffalo.edu
Dr. Sean Bennett
Chair
Dr. Le Wang
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Becoming a(n) Geography Minor Student

Becoming a University at Buffalo Student

Admission to UB is highly competitive. For the 2017 admitted freshman class, UB reported an average ACT score of 25-30 and an average SAT (CR+M) score of 1100-1300. Additionally, 92 percent* of admitted students are in the top 50 percent of their class.

(*Based on the percentage of students who reported a rank).

Admission to UB is based on a holistic review. We consider high school average, class rank, SAT (critical reading and math) or ACT scores, and strength of the high school academic record. A personal essay, recommendations, documented creative talent, demonstrated leadership, community service and special circumstances are also considered.

The following is not required for admission, but is suggested as adequate preparation for university-level coursework:

  • Four years of English (with a substantial writing component)
  • Four years of social studies
  • Three years of college-preparatory science
  • Three years of a second language
  • Three years of college-preparatory mathematics

Visit Undergraduate Admissions to learn more.

Current UB Students Applying to the Program

Minimum GPA of 2.0 overall.

Geography

105 Wilkeson Quad
Ellicott Complex
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14261
716-645-2722
716-645-2329
www.geog.buffalo.edu
Dr. Sean Bennett
Chair
Dr. Le Wang
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Published: August 16, 2018 09:19:28 AM