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UB is a premier public research university. We attract students who are curious, engaged with their studies and determined to succeed while making a difference in the world.


From your first day on campus until the moment you graduate, the University at Buffalo gives you the flexibility and opportunities to get the most out of your academic experience.

At UB, your professors are committed to lead by example and to prepare you for what’s next. UB has more than 2,200 highly trained faculty who rank among the very best in their fields. Recognized nationally and internationally as outstanding teachers, world-class scholars and dedicated mentors, they engage in research that advances existing knowledge and improves quality of life all over the world.

You’ll find many opportunities to engage with the world beyond our borders, no matter what you study at UB. After all, Buffalo is an international border city with Canada!


The University at Buffalo offers many exciting ways to learn, including Discovery Seminars, intensive research opportunities, internships and study abroad programs.

UB creates critical thinkers, creative problem solvers, knowledge creators and leaders. We’ll help you achieve your goals through close collaborative relationships with our faculty, research opportunities, mentoring, internships and experiential learning. 
From navigating the immigration process to simply getting from the airport to our campus, you’ll feel more welcome and at ease when you work with UB’s comprehensive network of support services.
The University at Buffalo welcomes students at all levels of study, not just undergraduates seeking a bachelor’s degree. We offer additional study options that can support your learning and expand your opportunities—before and after graduation.

With more than 300 graduate degree programs—the most academic degrees of any institution in New York or New England— UB offers something for nearly everyone.

There are hundreds of reasons to choose UB. Here are 10 of the best.