Life In Buffalo

The Buffalo/Niagara region can become your new home. You may face some challenges in adjusting to your life here so we urge you to tap into available resources. 

8/10/18
Whether you choose to live on-campus or off-campus, we can help you make the right choice.
2/11/20
While at UB you will likely need to open a bank account. Learn more about the documents you will need and the guidelines that banks must follow when opening new accounts.
8/10/18
At UB, it’s easy to get around campus, between campuses, or anywhere you need to go. 
3/2/20
If you want to drive in New York State, be sure you know how to get a driver's license, what insurance you need, and what regulations may apply to you.
5/28/20
Are you looking for tutoring services or opportunities to improve your English skills? If so, programs offered by UB may be helpful.
3/6/20
Child care centers, day care centers and pre-schools are strictly regulated in New York. While there are many day care centers near UB, admission to one may require a waiting period and/or can be very costly.
3/30/20
Learn about health insurance requirements for international students attending a State University of New York campus.
12/2/19
Degree-seeking international students are required to pay the International Student fee every Fall/Spring semester they are enrolled at UB.
5/28/20
The International Student Emergency Fund provides emergency assistance to international students in financial distress.
12/5/19
At UB, we want you to be safe. Be sure to check out UB community safety tips and advice.
5/15/20
Protect yourself by learning about scams that may affect international students.
10/22/19
Students commonly need an apostille to authenticate their academic documents for use in a foreign country. Find out how to get one at UB.
8/10/18
At UB, we are fortunate to have many vibrant International Student Clubs, which are a wonderful resource for new students.
5/5/20
Get the information you need quickly and easily with these useful links.