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
  • Small group conferences in April

Process for Admission Into GMP-I

Students in Grade 6 are eligible to be tested. 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
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017 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. 4, 2017 at 1 p.m.
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017 at 10 a.m.
Family Information Meetings
20 Knox Hall, University at Buffalo, Amherst Campus

Enroll for testing at this time or mail enrollment with $50 fee (Checks Preferred).
Thu., Feb. 16, 2017 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.
Sun., Mar.5, 2017
from 1 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Sat., Mar. 11, 2017
from 9 a.m. to noon
Exam Sessions
20 Knox Hall, University at Buffalo, Amherst Campus
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(Choose one date)
Students must complete the questionnaire prior to exam.The paper portion of the questionnaire is in the test packet. Please complete both parts.
April 2016 Exam Notifications Mailed
April & May 2016 Student-Parent-Staff Conferences