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About UB

UB is a premier, research-intensive public university and a member of the Association of American Universities. As the largest, most comprehensive institution in the 64-campus State University of New York system, our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. 


A life-saving water purifier. A revolutionary treatment for stroke. A historic trip to the NCAA basketball tournament. UB Progress Report 2014-15. One Year. Hundreds of Stories.


We offer more than 100 undergraduate degrees and nearly 300 graduate and professional programs. Our alumni live in every state and 146 countries. Learn about UB through facts and figures.


We’re an established leader and are consistently recognized by top university guides and publications for our excellent value and high-quality academics.


Our three campuses in urban Buffalo and suburban Amherst combine historic architecture with state-of-the-art classroom and research facilities.

UB’s administration establishes policies and sets the priorities for the university—academically, professionally and financially. Led by the president and provost, our leaders chart the course for UB’s future. They support and set the tone for our research, teaching and learning agendas, as well as our commitment to public service locally and abroad.
Our students, faculty and alumni make UB great. Learn about their work, their aspirations and why they chose UB.

The Buffalo-Niagara region is a major metropolitan area with a diverse blend of communities, each with its own distinct character and all united in a rich panorama of life.


If you need help finding something, visit our A-Z index for an alphabetical list of all UB websites.


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