Sophomore Community

Live and learn with us in Greiner Hall.

Are you currently a freshman looking for a unique living and learning opportunity during your sophomore year? Dive deep into experiential learning, engage with community mentors and work on real-world projects and challenges. Live in Greiner Hall with students who are eager to make a difference — just like you.

Applications are now available. Visit 17 Norton to learn more.


  • Build strong connections with faculty members and community leaders.
  • Live with other engaged students who are eager to make a difference.
  • Collaborate on team projects with tangible impacts.


  • Design and implement a team project under the guidance of a mentor.
  • Receive up to $1,000 in funding support for your project.
  • Participate in a 1-credit course during fall and spring semesters.


  • Experience UB's premier housing Greiner Hall.
  • Attend early move in and community-building orientation.
  • Receive access to special trips and events.