UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our thinking, research, creative activity and people positively impact the world.
|Name||University at Buffalo |
The State University of New York
|Affiliation||A flagship institution in the State University of New York system, UB is the largest and most comprehensive campus in the 64-campus SUNY system. It is a member of the Association of American Universities.|
|Character||UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enable us to reach others every day.|
|President||Satish K. Tripathi|
|Athletics||Division I, Mid-American Conference|
|Mascot||Victor E. Bull|
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|Degrees Awarded || |
|Annual Budget|| |
|Research||$401.6 million (FY 2017)|
|Endowment||$659 million (FY 2017)|
|Economic Impact||$1.63 billion (FY 2017)|
UB spends $401.6 million annually on research, seeking knowledge that leads to new cures, improved processes, stronger materials, faster computers, smarter software, smaller machines and thousands of other improvements.
UB faculty inventors have contributed to the invention of the following:
Amherst, New York
1,077 acres, 128 buildings
Buffalo, New York
153 acres, 50 buildings
Buffalo, New York
12 acres, 22 buildings
For the past 16 years, UB has been among the top 25 US institutions enrolling the largest number of international students. UB partners with 90 leading universities around the world and sends more than 600 students abroad each year.
More than 260,000 UB alumni are making a difference in every state and 148 countries around the world. Among our celebrated graduates are: