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Serving the University at Buffalo's employment-based immigration needs

UBIS has moved to 1Capen. Our office hours are now by appointment only. Please call our office at 645-2355 to schedule your appointment.

A RESEARCH-iNTENSIVE UNIVERSITY

UBIS is proud to support the University at Buffalo's membership in the AAU. 

What We Do

UBIS is dedicated to assisting the University obtain access to top international talent through thoughtful utilization of non-immigrant and immigrant visa categories.  UBIS advises the University on all matters involving employment-based visas and statuses, files petitions with U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services, and administers the U.S. Department of State's Exchange Visitor Program on our campus.

Help and Support

The University at Buffalo ranks in the top one percent of U.S. institutions of higher education in number of international scholars.  Through the years, UBIS has utilized several visa categories in order to most effectively bring together UB and top international faculty, researchers and postdocs.  At the same time we have assisted incoming scholars become familiar with Western New York as they made it their home.  It is our hope that everyone involved in a UB immigration matter will contact us if they should need assistance.

STATEMENT FROM PRESIDENT TRIPATHI REGARDING EXECUTIVE ORDER SUSPENDING ENTRY TO THE U.S.

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