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The University at Buffalo is assessing the executive order and is actively monitoring the order’s potential impact on UB students, faculty, staff and visiting scholars who are from countries cited in the order.


Fillmore was UB’s first chancellor and the 13th president of the United States.


Gov. Cuomo’s Excelsior Scholarship Program is an exciting proposal that will advance a long-held tenet of the University at Buffalo – that our state’s students deserve access to an affordable and excellent education, says UB President Satish K. Tripathi.


A. Scott Weber has been named UB’s vice president for student life after a very successful tenure as the university’s vice provost and dean of undergraduate education and, more recently, as senior vice provost for academic affairs.


She will discuss the work of the U.S. government to address the global refugee crisis and the efforts of cities like Buffalo to welcome refugees.

The President in the News


An article in the Buffalo News about Friday’s State of the University address by UB President Satish K. Tripathi reports the university will launch a fundraising campaign in the spring.


An article in Business First interviews UB President Satish K. Tripathi about major milestones he is approaching at UB that will be defining traits of his tenure, including the new Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences building, the plan to increase enrollment to about 31,000 students and the university’s steady climb in the rankings.


An article in the Buffalo News reports the UB School of Dental Medicine has completed the first phase of a $25 million renovation of its pre-clinical simulation center and patient clinics, the school’s first major renovation in 30 years, and quotes UB President Satish K. Tripathi.


An article on Economic Times about concerns students from India and their parents have about studying in the U.S. following the election of Donald Trump as president reports UB had roughly 1,600 Indian students in the fall of 2016, and interviews UB President Satish K. Tripathi.


An article reports that the leaders of Kaleida Health and Erie County Medical Center, along with UB President Satish K. Tripathi, issued a joint statement this week warning that the new health care bill emerging in Congress “will ultimately make health care more expensive for patients, doctors and hospitals.”