Applying for Graduate Admissions

Applications to graduate programs at SUNY Plattsburgh and our branch campus in Queensbury are processed by the Graduate Admissions Office, located on the first floor of the Kehoe Administration Building on the main campus in Plattsburgh. 

At this time, our applications are offered in PDF format, which can be downloaded and printed. Contact the Graduate Admissions Office to receive a paper copy of the application in the mail. Be sure to select the correct application for your academic program.

Note: these documents require Acrobat Reader, which is available as a free download.

General Application

General Application for Graduate Studies (PDF file size 1030KB)

Use this to apply for:

  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling (M.S. and C.A.S.)
  • Expeditionary Studies (M.S.)
  • Fitness & Wellness Leadership (M.S.)
  • Natural Science (M.S.)
  • Professional Science Master's in Environmental Science (M.S.)
  • School Psychology (M.S./C.A.S.)
  • Student Affairs & Higher Education (M.S.)

Speech-Language Pathology (M.A.) Program

Speech-Language Pathology Application (PDF file size 1.2MB)

Teacher Education Programs

Teacher Education Application (PDF file size 1.1MB)

Use this to apply for:

  • Adolescence Education (M.S.T.)
  • Childhood Education (M.S.T.)
  • Early Childhood Education (Certificate)
  • Literacy Education (M.S.Ed.)
  • Special Education (M.S.Ed.)
  • Teaching & Learning (M.S.Ed.)
  • Teacher Leadership (Certificate)

Educational Leadership

Educational Leadership Program Application (PDF file size 1.2MB)

Use this to apply for:

  • School Building Leader (C.A.S.)
  • School District Leader (Certificate) 

Communication Disorders Certificate

Communication Disorders Certificate Application (PDF file size 850KB)

Use this to apply for the post-bachelor's certificate program in Communication Disorders and Sciences.

Program Interviews

A number of graduate programs may require a phone or in-person interview, including Expeditionary Studies, Educational Leadership (SBL and SDL Programs), Childhood Education, Adolescence Education, Literacy Education, Teaching & Learning, Mental Health Counseling, Student Affairs & Higher Education, and Speech-Language Pathology. If selected for an interview, you will be contacted by the academic department to arrange a date and time to come to campus.

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

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