On May 5, the UB Alumni Association recognized 12 outstanding alumni and friends for their achievements and bringing distinction to UB. Learn more
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In 2014, New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo, announced his intentions to authorize a $100 million collaboration between the University at Buffalo and the NY Genome Center in New York City.  UB was selected as co-lead for the effort because of its expertise in high performance computing, combined with recognized national leadership in genomics and analysis of patient data.  UB has vast capabilities within its Center for Computational Research, New York State Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences, and Institute for Healthcare Informatics. Each of these UB research centers reside on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus (BNMC). 

The University at Buffalo (UB) offers official on-campus housing for students in our residence halls and apartment complexes.

The Creative Arts Initiative is dedicated to the creation and production of new work of the highest artistic standards of excellence while fostering creative investigation and engagement among students, faculty, visiting artists, and the community.
The University at Buffalo has been monitoring the Ebola situation carefully for the past several months and has taken proactive measures to ensure the safety of the UB community. A university task force has developed a preparedness and response plan, with the guidance of the university’s infectious disease experts and the county health department. UB Student Health Services personnel are well-versed in recommended protocols for screening, evaluation, isolation and protective procedures for Ebola and other infectious diseases.
This is the university's official site for emergency planning and procedures. During an emergency, updates will be posted here.
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The Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) ensures UB's compliance with policies covering discrimination, harassment, accommodations, equal opportunity and child protection.
UB's White Coat Ceremony
At the University at Buffalo, excellence—embracing and exhibiting the highest level of quality in research, teaching and service—can be achieved only when diverse perspectives are engaged. The Office of the Vice Provost for Equity and Inclusion plans, coordinates, and monitors the UB’s efforts to institutionalize the culture of equity and inclusion university-wide.
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Update: May 10, 2016
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, with coordination from other wildlife agencies, has determined the eggs in the UB nest were no longer viable.  The eggs were removed and will be sent to a lab for analysis.
Dr. Susan Chan, recipient of the Gender Institute's Excellence in Mentoring Award, with her graduate students.
A university-wide research center founded in 1997, the Gender Institute promotes research and teaching related to women, gender, and sexuality. We offer grants and awards to faculty and students to support scholarship on women and on the intricate connections between gender and other social forces, such as sexuality, race, class, health, age, religion, and place. We convene interdisciplinary networks and organize lectures, workshops, conferences, film screenings, art exhibitions, and community events.
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The UB Division of Athletics is proud to bring you affordable, high-quality merchandise. Proceeds from this site support UB athletic programs.
 IMSD at UB. Initiative for Maximizing Student Development
The IMSD@UB is a program that develops student talents, promotes the professional growth of PhD students, and enhances intellectual and cultural diversity in the biomedical and behavioral sciences at the University at Buffalo. The IMSD@UB began in 2012 with the support of the National Institutes of Health.
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The Institute for Sustainable Transportation and Logistics (ISTL) unites engineering and management faculty groups in transportation and logistics to address the growing new field of transportation, logistics and supply-chain management.
The Institute of Bridge Engineering is recognized as a leading institution for bridge engineering because of its extraordinary commitment to the advancement of sustainable bridge design, construction and preservation through research and education. Read more
Research Day 2014
The Institute for Strategic Enhancement of Educational Diversity promotes a culturally and academically inclusive community of students, postdoctoral fellows, faculty and staff.
Joining Forces–UB is a one-of-a-kind program for students who want to make a positive impact on U.S. veterans and military families. In alignment with the national “Joining Forces” initiative, students in UB’s nationally recognized social work and nursing programs get specialized training and instruction in veteran and military family care.
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MCEER is dedicated to the discovery and development of new knowledge, tools and technologies that equip communities to become more disaster resilient in the face of earthquakes and other extreme events. Read More
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The University at Buffalo's site for UB mobile web and UB apps.

The Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) is a scholarly organization for professionals in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, and other modern languages. With more than 2,000 members, NeMLA is the largest of the regional MLA affiliates. The annual convention affords NeMLA’s principal opportunity to carry on a tradition of lively research and pedagogical exchange in language and literature. The convention includes panels and seminars, roundtables and caucus meetings, workshops, literary readings, film screenings, and guest speakers. In addition, NeMLA supports its members through awards, fellowships, and opportunities for professional development.
Transforming Health Professions Education at UB: Interprofessional Education (IPE) gives every student within the programs of UB’s five health sciences schools, in our our academic health center the opportunity to learn to practice collaborative care, working in teams across the health disciplines. This inclusive approach makes primary care the responsibility of teams of health care professionals, from physicians and nurses to dentists, pharmacists, social workers, and occupational and physical therapists.
With the inauguration of Satish K. Tripathi as the university’s 15th president, we paid tribute to UB’s distinguished past, celebrated our proud present and bright future, and reflected on our ongoing tradition of excellence in research, scholarship, education and service. A rich array of inaugural events illustrated UB’s engagement in the communities we serve,
from local to global.
UB RENEW (Research and Education in eNergy, Environment and Water) Institute is university-wide and interdisciplinary, focusing on complex energy and environmental issues, as well as the social and economic ramifications. It helps develop and coordinate innovative research, education and outreach programs.
The National Science Foundation REU Site at the University at Buffalo (UB) trains undergraduate researchers to address regional and global pollution concerns within 3 themes: detection, source control, and remediation. The 10-week program is aimed at providing students with confidence and independence. Participants are paired with a faculty research mentor to conduct transformative air and/or water pollution research. Weekly group meetings of the REU cohort foster student-student communication via workshops and networking opportunities. A Research Symposium, as well as support for post-REU conference presentations and publications, provides students opportunities to hone their communication skills.
Davis Hall Cleanroom
UB’s Science and Engineering Equipment and Instrumentation Portal (EQUIP) of Shared Facilities provides cost-effective access to precision laboratories, tools and equipment for electronic device development, and the study and analysis of materials. All are available for shared use by UB students and faculty, as well as researchers at other academic institutions, and those in government and industry. We can also help you find other labs, facilities and equipment available at UB.   
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It’s a quasquicentennial, but don’t let the Latin trip you up. SUNY Buffalo Law School is celebrating the 125 anniversary of its founding in plain English – with an extended series of events for alumni, faculty, students and friends of New York State’s only law school in the SUNY system. | Watch a video of the party highlights | Check out photos from our Kick-Off Celebration
Transportation Informatics
Transportation Informatics (TransInfo) mines the wealth of data by employing a wide variety of methods, tools and models, including methods from Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Statistics, and Database Systems.  
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Buffalo is more than a city. It’s a state of mind. And the University at Buffalo is more than a college campus. It’s a commitment. The UB identity and brand is an articulation and celebration of our distinctiveness. Our brand is our story. And this brand website will help us tell it together in a clear, consistent, compelling voice. Here is how.

Facade of Abbott Hall on UB's South Campus, accompanied by the text: The UB Council serves as the primary oversight and advisory body to the University at Buffalo and its president and senior officers. MORE >
The UB Course Evaluation System is the university-wide tool for evaluating academic courses at the university. Results from core and custom questions help faculty review courses and identify changes to promote increased student learning.
The UB Curriculum is a unique program of general education for all undergraduate students at UB. Serving as the core academic experience, it celebrates the joy of intellectual discovery and prepares students for life, career and citizenship in a diverse and dynamic world.
Homecoming 2016
Save the date for 2016 Homecoming & Family Weekend!

The University at Buffalo is the largest campus in the State University of New York system and New York’s leading public center for graduate and professional education. Our more than 29,000 students pursue their academic interests through more than 400 undergraduate, graduate and professional degree programs. Founded in 1846, UB is a member of the Association of American Universities.


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.

UUP Members
Welcome to the United University Professions Buffalo Center Chapter at the University at Buffalo. UUP is the union representing academic and professional employees of the State University of New York. The University at Buffalo is sustained by several unions including two UUP Chapters, the Buffalo Center and Buffalo Health Science Center. Be active in your union and make UB a great place!
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The mission of University Facilities is to maintain a safe, healthy and attractive campus environment for UB students, faculty, staff and visitors by providing both direct and advisory services in the design, construction and maintenance of new and existing facilities that support the evolving needs of the University’s teaching, research and service mission.

At University Life and Services, we play a vital role in nearly every aspect of life at UB, helping you get the most out of every single day. See how we're Leading the UB Experience.