Admissions Process

The process for admission to GMP for the following school year involves several steps:

  • Nomination by school or parent due in January
  • Parent information meetings held in February
  • Testing in March or late February
  • Acceptance decisions mailed in April

Process for Admission Into GMP-I

For your information, below is our tentative calendar for setting up next year's GMP-I class.

We look forward to meeting many of you at one of the information meetings and to working with some of your children during the coming year.

Tentative Calendar
Wed., Jan. 23, 2019 Nomination Deadline
Our office must receive the Nomination Form for current 6th graders by this date. Schools or parents may nominate a child.
Sat., Feb. 2, 2019 at 1 p.m.
Sat., Feb. 9 at 10 a.m.
Family Information Meetings (Choose one date)
20 Knox Hall, UB Amherst Campus
Enroll for testing at this time or mail enrollment with $50 fee (Checks Preferred).
Fri., Feb. 15, 2019 Test Enrollment Deadline
This is the deadline for signing up your child for testing. The test application will be distributed at the Family Information Meetings along with a packet of materials to help you prepare.
Sat., Mar.2, 2019
from 9 a.m. to noon
Sun., Mar. 10, 2019
from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Exam Sessions (Choose one date)
March 2nd exam is in 20 Knox Hall, UB Amherst Campus.
March 10th exam is in 225 Natural Science Complex, UB Amherst Campus.
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Students must bring the completed questionnaire, on the back of the test packet, to testing.
April 2019 Exam Notifications Mailed