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RUNSWIMYCLE RITUM
29:55
Hello good morning
987 1147 0678
30:30
Good Morning everyone
Neha Bisht
30:46
Hello Good morning
Anesh
30:57
Good morning all
Abhishek Bera
31:10
I have a question regarding the health form
Shivam’s iPhone
31:14
Morning everyone!
Bhavya
31:21
Can you please talk about in state tution fee for international studens after one semester?
Soumil Ghosh
31:24
Good morning everyone.
Shivam’s iPhone
31:37
Hey!I just submitted my loan sanction letter today on UB portal.And since, my father took education loan on his property for my masters so, in financial form I marked ‘My family is paying for my masters’. Is it fine?
Amartya
31:45
Hi Everyone,Good morning andGood evening
Katie Lengel
32:06
Good Morning and Welcome!
Vamsi
32:25
Anyone took IOT course??
Lindsay DiAngelo
34:18
Good Morning everyone, please hold all questions until the end as many will be answered in the presentation. Thank you!
Bhavya
40:03
1.Assistantships at Campus
Bhavya
40:17
2.Maximum credits per semester for masters
vamsi krishna
40:30
Please share the details of IOT program
Bhavya
40:42
3.In state tution fee waiver for international students
Meghamala Gupta
40:54
Can we defer at a later date after accepting the admit now?
Lindsay DiAngelo
41:12
Vamsi - if you would like more info IoT - please email us at grading@buffalo.edu
nalini katiyar
41:24
My major is data science but my f1 says engineering... Why is that ?
Lindsay DiAngelo
41:55
Meghamala - Yes,20
Lindsay DiAngelo
42:09
Yes, until July 1, 2021
Lauren Rothschild
42:12
All Engineering Science programs will state Engineering General. That was determined by International Admissions.
Abhishek Bera
42:38
Who signs on the health forms, I have the antibody reports, but do I need to show the reports and health form to another doctor?
nalini katiyar
43:57
Is the insurance included in the amount shown in F1
Mariya Johar
43:58
can you please share the ppt right after the session? we are unable to find the links that you speak about
HP
44:07
My funding source is self and loan. But my father is a coborrower. Should he sign the financial form?
Lauren Rothschild
44:18
Abhishek - you can find Health Services requirements here: https://www.buffalo.edu/studentlife/who-we-are/departments/health/immunization.html
pavan
44:58
my last semester of undergrad will be completed by july 15. will there be any problem for fall 2021 admission
Subramani Ramadas
45:00
can you put the links in here as well
Lauren Rothschild
45:09
Nalini - The amount shown on the financial form is an estimated budget which includes tuition and all living expenses.
Lindsay DiAngelo
45:20
HP - You do not need your father to sign if your name is primary on the loan
Lindsay DiAngelo
45:50
Pavan - You will be fine to join in Fall 2021
Katie Lengel
45:52
https://buffalo.campuslabs.com/engage/
Lauren Rothschild
46:26
CPT and OPT information can be found here: http://www.buffalo.edu/international-student-services/immigration-visa/f-1-student.html
Lauren Rothschild
46:55
UB Bullseye (you must have a UBIT name to login): https://www.buffalo.edu/career/bullseye.html
RUNSWIMYCLE RITUM
47:04
for masters it was mentioned that the 3rd sem would be in summer. When are we expected to pursue our summer internships?
Ashutosh S
47:47
How should we plan our quarantine ?
Lindsay DiAngelo
47:54
Your 3rd semester can be in summer or fall and you can do your internship in either semester
Zaid Khan
48:14
are international students allowed to cross the border to Canada on an F1 student VIsa ?
Lindsay DiAngelo
48:23
The latest covid-19 information will always be published here: https://www.buffalo.edu/coronavirus/health-and-safety/covid-19-dashboard.html
Avs Rithvik
48:32
My student visa covers 1.5 years or 2 years? excluding the 3 year OPT program
Lindsay DiAngelo
48:51
right now the Canadian/American boarder is closed
Vignesh Ashok Kumar
49:00
I saw that we will be able to register courses in myub account? is it started or does it require any holds to be removed other than vaccine?
Lauren Rothschild
49:16
Vignesh - all holds must be removed
Vishwas
49:20
If the course is completed in 3 semesters (Fall, Spring, Fall), would we be able to F1 status in the subsequent semester or will it end after course completion irrespective of timelines
Yamini Iyengar
49:42
Could you please specify more about the Full Year and Academic Year agreement? Does Full Year mean from August 2021 to July 2022, including breaks?
Lindsay DiAngelo
50:19
Vishwas and Yamini we will ask your questions live at the end
Shivam’s iPhone
50:30
Could you please share immunisation form link?
Katie Lengel
50:50
https://www.buffalo.edu/studentlife/who-we-are/departments/health/immunization.html
Nilanjana Das
50:50
Do we need to spend a quarantine period after we arrive there?
Lauren Rothschild
50:52
https://www.buffalo.edu/studentlife/who-we-are/departments/health/immunization.html
Indeevara Kodam
51:09
can we register for classes even with the holds on our account?
Lindsay DiAngelo
51:10
The latest covid-19 information will always be published here: https://www.buffalo.edu/coronavirus/health-and-safety/covid-19-dashboard.html
koosha
51:12
would the classes would be online??
RUNSWIMYCLE RITUM
51:22
can you please share the link of health insurance at UB?
Lindsay DiAngelo
51:46
University at Buffalo is planning to offer in-person classes for Fall 2021
Lauren Rothschild
51:49
Indeevara - we'll elaborate on this after the presentation
Anu
52:27
can you share the link for emergency alerts please
Katie Lengel
52:35
Health Information: https://www.buffalo.edu/studentlife/who-we-are/departments/health.html
Katie Lengel
53:05
Campus Alerts Sign Up: http://emergency.buffalo.edu/sign_up.html
Katie Lengel
53:33
Student Accounts: http://www.buffalo.edu/studentaccounts.html
KRISHNA
53:53
23100, for 18 credits or 24?
Vinit
54:13
How many terms are there in one semester?
Katie Lengel
54:34
UB Housing: https://www.buffalo.edu/campusliving.html
Anu
55:19
Is on-campus housing inclusive of dining
Yash Mistry
55:37
How many courses do we need to take per semester?
Lindsay DiAngelo
55:54
Yash - 12 minimum on an F1 Visa
Vishal
55:59
When and how do we pay the first semester fee?
Lindsay DiAngelo
56:18
Student Accounts: http://www.buffalo.edu/studentaccounts.html
10125
56:39
Hie. It is stated in the Financial Form that Provident (Retirement) Fund Statements are accepted. But the document which I have is in my local language (Hindi), but the amount is easily readable. Should I upload the documents which I have in my local language or should they need to be translated?
Katie Lengel
57:05
The letter will need to be in English
Anesh
57:17
Will we receive this recording?
Lindsay DiAngelo
57:34
Yes, we will email after the session
Vishwas
57:53
Is it mandatory to register for 12 credits for F1 status even if we secure TA/GA/RA
Yamini Iyengar
58:01
Are students allowed to live on-campus during winter and summer breaks if they are international students? Is the Full Year agreement inclusive of that?
Mariya Johar
58:04
can we please also recieve all the previous recorded webinars?
Faaiza
58:49
Can we take more than 30 credits during masters?
Vignesh Ashok Kumar
59:11
any deadline to submit health form?
Katie Lengel
59:17
Specific questions on housing can be sent to Campus Living
Lindsay DiAngelo
59:31
there will be a website with all webinars listed
Katie Lengel
59:40
You will have a hold on your account until you submit your immunization record
HP
01:00:12
IS it necessary to pay 150$ by 15th April, what happens if we delay?
Eva Pradhan 22109
01:00:23
Do non cs background students joining ms in cse have any prerequisite courses they can do?
Neha Bisht
01:00:27
In the financial document, the currency is not mentioned as INR. Is it fine?
koppula surya teja
01:00:38
Is there a hospital on the university campus?
Sai Vishwanath V
01:00:41
Can anyone here share UB Student group links if they have discovered any? To hopefully work towards finding off-campus accommodation and ways to help each other.
nalini
01:00:54
can you send the link of the webinar portal
Lauren Rothschild
01:01:21
Nalini - it's available in your status portal
Lindsay DiAngelo
01:01:26
Neha - Yes you can list in INR and we will translate to USD
Katie Lengel
01:01:26
There is not a hospital on campus but there is one about 5 minutes away
Sushikth Shetty
01:01:33
How do we apply for TA/ RA/GA?
Bhavya
01:01:47
In state tution fee for international students , when can that be applicable?
Zaid Khan
01:02:09
as mentioned in the fees breakdown, the Fees include health services, and also it was mentioned that we must have an insurance .So is health insurance included in the fees or do we need to take an insurance separately ?
Heet
01:02:30
Can the financial and immigration form be submitted after 5th April?
Ajit Mutalik
01:03:05
Is there a deadline to submit Health forms?
shraddha singireddy
01:03:22
Are we allowed to defer our admission after July 2021 depending on the covid situation, is July 1 the strict deadline?
Subramani Ramadas
01:03:23
is there any banks inside the univ campus
Neha Bhadauriya
01:03:48
If classes will be held hybrid, can a student do on campus jobs?
Anesh
01:04:04
Where can I check the information about the deferral if I want to continue next year?
Lauren Rothschild
01:04:18
Banking information: https://myubcard.com/shops/banking
koppula surya teja
01:04:21
Is there a hospital on the university campus?
KRISHNA
01:04:33
If classes will be held hybrid, can a student do on campus jobs?
Ajit Mutalik
01:04:36
Thank you!
Lindsay DiAngelo
01:04:39
The hospital is about 5 mins away
Zaid Khan
01:05:02
is there a way that I can pay the tuition deposit before submitting the financial as financials will take some time for me and this way I can at least secure my seat ?
Yamini Iyengar
01:05:05
Can Graduate students opt for Residential Halls too or just Apartments?
Avs Rithvik
01:05:19
is housing available during the summer?
Katie Lengel
01:05:33
You cannot pay the deposit prior to submitting financial documentation
Avs Rithvik
01:05:41
what are the available on campus options for graduate students?
koppula surya teja
01:05:42
What are the terms of accessibility to on-campus medical facilities to students?
Shruti Jha
01:05:45
for graduate students if we go for off campus housing near which campus we should search for housing
Lauren Rothschild
01:06:23
Shruti - most of your courses will be held on North Campus but there is a free shuttle that transports students from North to South Campus
HP
01:06:42
Can u share the link for more webinars?
Bhavya
01:07:06
Can we apply for assistantships before going to the campus?
Bhavya
01:07:14
For Fall 2021?
Tanush
01:07:22
is the first job we are allowed to do on campus is dining services?
Subramani Ramadas
01:07:45
can we apply before coming on campus??
koppula surya teja
01:07:46
What are the terms of accessibility to on-campus medical facilities to students? Like is there an on campus ambulance or any vehicle that shall take us to the hospital in case of emergency?
Shanmukhi Priya
01:07:51
can MS students be a part of UB sports teams?
AMIT CHOUDHARI
01:08:03
How to apply for RA/TA/GA?
Amar
01:08:17
what is UB personal enrollment appointment information?
Pragati
01:08:26
Can Masters students apply for Co-ops?
Bhavya
01:08:44
Can you talk about in state tution fee for international students?
Vignesh Ashok Kumar
01:08:46
what is UB personal enrollment appointment information?
Lauren Rothschild
01:09:08
Amit - opportunities will also be posted on UB Bullseye
Neha Bhadauriya
01:09:18
How many students got internships during this pandemic?Are there enough internships available?
Shivam’s iPhone
01:09:18
What’s the difference between UBIT and UB number? And what is timeline to get those?
Lauren Rothschild
01:09:21
Dining Services is very popular for students to work.
Yamini Iyengar
01:09:34
Is Health Insurance to be paid separately or is it included in Fees per semester?
Atul Kamble
01:09:41
Where are the recorded sessions available?
Lauren Rothschild
01:09:54
In the webinar portal which you can access via your application status portal
Pragati
01:09:57
If we get Co-op in the third semester, how many credits do we need to take for that semester, and will it extend our program duration?
koppula surya teja
01:10:09
Is health insurance a part of the terms of accessibility to on-campus medical facilities?
KRISHNA
01:10:16
if we take 12 credits in a semester, can we apply for TA, Ra?
Tanush
01:10:29
Do we have career fairs in UB?
NARA simha
01:10:33
Is it compulsory to complete the MS program in 3 sems or can we extend it to 4 semesters?
Vignesh Ashok Kumar
01:10:34
what is UB personal enrollment appointment information?
Bhavya
01:10:49
Computer Science & Engineering - MS- at which campus will the classes be held?
Yamini Iyengar
01:10:56
Would we registering for courses after coming on campus and orientation or do we need to do so before coming to campus?
Subramani Ramadas
01:11:01
can we do cpt in last sem(Spring) alongwith taking 6 credits?
Subramani Ramadas
01:11:09
*Fall
Katie Lengel
01:11:27
We do have Career Fairs at UB
Mustapha Wolly
01:11:29
can we take the required vaccination on campus before enrolling?
Joel Patel
01:11:29
How to clear the “New International Student” hold by “International Student Services” dept.?
Saiprasad
01:11:36
Hi Katie, is there any separate application process to apply for TA/GA/RA ?
Katie Lengel
01:11:39
We are hoping they will be in person next semester
Sushikth Shetty
01:11:47
is the fees paid per credit / subject?
Ashutosh S
01:11:57
Hi!
Vishwas
01:11:57
If the course is completed in 3 semesters (Fall, Spring, Fall), would we be able to maintain F1 status in the subsequent semester for internship/ job search?
Lauren Rothschild
01:12:00
Yes - fees are also paid per credit
koppula surya teja
01:12:09
Is the health insurance available to students living off- campus too?
Ashutosh S
01:12:30
Can you please brush up on quarantine requirements for NY state ? And how should we plan for it if we are staying off campus ?
Neha Bhadauriya
01:13:24
What is the intake for MS in DS?
Katie Lengel
01:13:42
STEAM UP Career Fair: https://www.buffalo.edu/career/events/stemup.html
Katie Lengel
01:14:12
Career Perspectives and Networking Conference: http://engineering.buffalo.edu/home/academics/grad/school-wide-events/cpnc.html
Saiprasad
01:14:19
Hi Katie, is there any separate application process to apply for TA/GA/RA ?
Katie Lengel
01:14:36
SEAS Graduate Student Events: http://engineering.buffalo.edu/home/academics/grad/school-wide-events.html
HP
01:14:40
How much time do thesis students typically take to graduate?
Katie Lengel
01:15:04
UB Dining Information: https://myubcard.com/dining
koppula surya teja
01:15:25
Is health insurance a part of the terms of accessibility to on-campus medical facilities?
Katie Lengel
01:15:27
There are many different cuisines available on campus
RUNSWIMYCLE RITUM
01:15:31
The insurance form at UB is asking for U.S. Mailing address. What address are we expected to give here since we are yet to confirm our housing?
Lauren Rothschild
01:15:55
You can wait to complete the insurance form until you have your Buffalo housing confirmed.
Nilanjana Das
01:15:56
Do we need to be under a quarantine period after we arrive there?
Subramani Ramadas
01:16:09
does transcript need to be sealed by our univ when we submit it to UB?
Katie Lengel
01:16:14
UB COVID Information: https://www.buffalo.edu/coronavirus/latest-update.html
Lauren Rothschild
01:16:47
International Admissions will communicate official transcript submission requirements.
Eva Pradhan 22109
01:17:15
Do non cs background students joining ms in cse have any prerequisite courses they can do?
Neha Bhadauriya
01:17:40
will the health insurance cover vaccination for covid?
Lauren Rothschild
01:18:01
If you were accepted to the program, it is assumed you have the necessary background to succeed in the background. However, you can always reach out to the coordinator for tips on ways to prepare for the fall semester.
koppula surya teja
01:18:14
Does the university facilitate lease agreements for international students choosing to stay outside the campus? (Is legal counsel available to immigrant students in matters of off-campus residence and the lease documentation that come with them?)
Lauren Rothschild
01:18:42
Unfortunately our office doesn't oversee anything to do with Health Insurance. If you have any questions, you can direct them to Health Services. https://myubcard.com/dining
Rohith
01:18:47
hi Jennifer/Katie, after completing 9 credits in MS program, is it possible to simultaneously do the internship and continue the masters coursework as well?
Ashutosh S
01:18:50
Thanks !
Lauren Rothschild
01:18:52
Sorry, this is health services: https://www.buffalo.edu/studentlife/life-on-campus/health/medical-care/health-insurance.html
Pooja
01:19:11
what do you exactly mean by 12 credits?
RUNSWIMYCLE RITUM
01:19:15
The insurance form at UB is asking for U.S. Mailing address. What address are we expected to give here since we are yet to confirm our housing?
koppula surya teja
01:19:51
thank you
SURAJ SAH
01:20:01
Will there be any in-person orientation before 30th august ?
Lauren Rothschild
01:20:09
Each course is typically 3 credits. A typical full-time semester is 4 courses.
HP
01:20:58
When is the last date to pay 1st semester fees? and can fees be paid in installments?
AMIT CHOUDHARI
01:21:05
Tuition fees stated for out-of-state students is $23010, is it for 24 credits?
Lauren Rothschild
01:21:15
You can find billing information here: http://www.buffalo.edu/studentaccounts/billing.html
Nupur Chauhan
01:21:20
Can we complete our program in Fall, Spring, Fall and take a break in Summer for an internship?
davoud moradi
01:21:51
Does the spouse of the student have to have insurance? Is is have to be UB insurance or any kind of acceptable insurance is ok?
Subramani Ramadas
01:21:55
can we do internship in the last sem ?
Lauren Rothschild
01:22:20
Yes Amit
Anesh
01:22:23
is there any group for fall 2021 so that we can find our companions to travel to the university together?
vamsi krishna
01:23:01
There was no program specific presentation for IOT. Is internships allowed after 24 credits ??
Katie Lengel
01:23:18
Vamsi there is a scheduled session for IOT
Neil
01:23:22
by which sem we can hold internship offer?
Faaiza
01:23:32
is there female-only housing available on campus?
AMIT CHOUDHARI
01:23:42
What will be the tuition fee for last semester (6 credits)?
Lauren Rothschild
01:23:54
Hi Faaiza - I'd reach out to Campus Living directly with your question
Subramani Ramadas
01:24:00
23010 is for 24 credits right?
Pragati
01:24:07
Can you please share the information on Academic coordinators like some website link?
koppula surya teja
01:24:19
Does the university facilitate lease agreements for international students choosing to stay outside the campus? (Is legal counsel available to immigrant students in matters of off-campus residence and the lease documentation that come with them?)
Harsh Jadhav
01:24:20
Will there be a session for chemical engineering department?
Lauren Rothschild
01:24:27
This information can be found on your department's website.
Katie Lengel
01:25:26
SEAS Information: https://engineering.buffalo.edu/home/coronavirus.html
Subramani Ramadas
01:25:27
if we are doing part time internship in last sem, is it required that we should be doing it in Buffalo?
Katie Lengel
01:26:17
Graduate Student Info: https://engineering.buffalo.edu/home/coronavirus.graduate-students.html
RUNSWIMYCLE RITUM
01:26:27
The insurance form at UB is asking for U.S. Mailing address. What address are we expected to give here since we are yet to confirm our housing?
koppula surya teja
01:26:33
1) Does the university facilitate lease agreements for international students choosing to stay outside the campus? (Is legal counsel available to immigrant students in matters of off-campus residence and the lease documentation that come with them?)
Ajit Mutalik
01:26:54
Thank you for the info! :)
Eva Pradhan 22109
01:27:06
Thank you
Abhishek Bera
01:27:14
Thank you :)
Pooja
01:27:14
thank you
Ashutosh S
01:27:15
Thank you.
Katie Lengel
01:27:23
Thank you for joining us today!
nikhil-saoji
01:27:25
Thank you!
Yash Mistry
01:27:26
Thank you! Have a great day
Krishna
01:27:29
Thank you!
Zaid Khan
01:27:31
thank you for todays session
AKSHAY C RAIKAR
01:27:35
Thanks for all four of the panelists for clearing our doubts !
Neha Bhadauriya
01:27:45
is there any deferral fee?
Lauren Rothschild
01:27:47
As a reminder, you can access the webinar schedule and recordings via your application status page
Subramani Ramadas
01:27:47
last sem internship is 3 credits right? So, we have to take course equivalent to 3 credits only (to make it 6)?
Sai Vishwanath V
01:27:50
Thank you!
Peter Edimeh
01:28:07
Where will you be posting this recording please
Neha Bhadauriya
01:28:13
If we want to defer our admit, do we need to pay any fee?
Saiprasad
01:28:31
Thank you for your valuable time and suggestions.
Peter Edimeh
01:28:35
OK. Thank you
Ujjwal Dubey
01:28:37
Please organize a separate webinar on On Campus Housing and facilities which we will get before May 1st so that we can decide it beforehand
Pramit G
01:28:38
Just one last question, when is a right time to visit campus for getting on campus jobs
BALA AKHIL RAJDEEP BATTULA
01:28:39
Thanks for this session :)
Neha Bisht
01:28:41
Thank you
987 1147 0678
01:28:44
Thank you all
Anesh
01:28:47
Thank you
Zaid Khan
01:28:49
bye thank you