Investing in your education is a big step, but it is the key to your success and to a future with unlimited possibilities.
At UB, you will receive a great education from some of the world’s best professors and researchers. You will discover opportunities for hands-on research and internships. You will make friends and connections for a lifetime. The bottom line: UB is an unbeatable value!
UB has a world-class reputation, offers academic excellence and is a superior value. We're so confident that we are a best buy, we'll even help you compare UB with other top schools.
As a public (“state”) university, UB’s costs
are some of the lowest in the U.S. In fact, UB’s tuition is
often half that of comparable public and private universities.
Moreover, UB is highly ranked in the U.S. for students graduating
with the least amount of debt.
Students who stay on track and graduate in a timely manner
reduce the cost of their education compared to students who do
Even with our affordable costs, our goal is to make UB accessible to as many students as possible. All incoming freshmen can participate in the Finish in 4 program, a structured academic advising program designed to help students stay on schedule so that they will finish their degree in four or fewer years.
UB rewards talented students by offering a variety of merit-based scholarships. If you are a high-achieving academic student, a talented artist or a star athlete, visit our Scholarships section for more details.
In addition to UB’s affordable costs and scholarship
opportunities, many students and families take advantage of
external scholarships, loans and payment plans. Scholarships and
grants are available from many nonprofit and service organizations
as well as from government programs. Many families find education
loans with low interest rates and favorable repayment terms. UB
even offers an installment tuition payment plan. This way, your
tuition payments can be spread throughout the year.