Connect With Graduate Admissions

Applying to graduate school can raise questions, and talking it through with a qualified professional always helps. We are now available to connect through virtual meetings utilizing online chat and video calls. 

The Graduate Admissions Office is located on the first floor of Lyons Hall. Visitor parking is available in Lyons Hall Lot 1. Additional parking is available in the Tower Lot. You can contact us by phone: (716) 888-2545, toll free 1-800-950-2505, fax: (716) 888-3290, or email: @email.

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Meet Graduate Admissions Counselors

Lauren Kicak MS '18 
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Associate Director of Graduate Admissions
Phone: 716-888-2109

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Lauren has a bachelors in Childhood Education, a master's in Literacy from SUNY Fredonia, and a master's in Sport Administration from Canisius. She has years of higher education experience in various positions including graduate studies, human resources, and institutional research. 

Programs Represented

  • Adolescence Education
  • Childhood/TESOL
  • Bilingual Extension
  • Differentiated Instruction
  • Educational Leadership (SBL, SDL, SDBL)
  • Higher Education and Student Affairs Administration
  • Instructional Technologies
  • Literacy
  • Physical Education
  • Special Education
  • Western New York Teacher Residency

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Matt Kwiatkowski MBA '16

Assistant Director 
Phone: 716-888-2206

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Programs Represented

  • Anthrozoology
  • Applied Nutrition
  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Business Analytics
  • Cybersecurity
  • Data Analytics
  • Finance
  • Health and Human Performance
  • MBA
  • Professional Accounting
  • School Counseling
  • Sport Administration
  • Sport Product Development

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