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Call 716-645-2222

You may need to record your fingerprints to accompany a program application or as part of a certification process. Arrange an appointment with University Police to complete your record.  

About Fingerprinting at UB

Get your fingerprints on inked cards only for any purpose except pistol permits. (LiveScan/Digital fingerprinting is not available.)

Schedule an Appointment

Appointments are available Monday through Friday, between 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. and should be arranged same day. Please call an hour before to verify service availability that day.  

Appointments are available as operational levels permit.
Call 716-645-2227


Fingerprinting is free for UB faculty, staff, students and alumni. All others pay $25.00 for the service.


Bring the following items with you to your appointment:

  • Completed fingerprint card from the agency requiring fingerprints
    • Do not sign the card until you're in the presence of the investigator taking your prints
  •  A government-issued photo identification
  •  Immigration documents if you are not a United States citizen

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