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Our research makes a difference in lives across the globe. The Strategic Strengths initiative brings together faculty from across disciplines, broadening our societal impact.

An illustrated map depicting UB's three campuses and their connectivity.

Our campus master plan is helping us create great places for a greater university from classrooms, labs and libraries to dining halls, student housing and recreational facilities. Explore our vision of a premier 21-century public research university. And help us make it happen.


UB is strategically transforming the delivery of academic support services across the university. More efficient delivery of services better supports academic excellence and creates savings that are being invested in our academic mission.

A group of students walking near Baird Point on UB's North Campus.

Realizing UB 2020 articulates UB’s mission and vision, provides planning context, focuses on institutional goals and values, and outlines several strategies which will lay the foundation for unprecedented university growth.

UB 2020 is a far-reaching plan for our continued growth as a world-class public research university.

Governor Andrew Cuomo shakes hands with SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher upon signing the NYSUNY 2020 bill.

Funds resulting from the landmark NYSUNY 2020 legislation are making a tremendous impact for critical elements of UB’s 2020 plan.

News and Announcements
Court ruling could bring changes for athletes

The importance of a federal appeals court ruling that NCAA restrictions against paying college athletes violates antitrust laws “cannot be overstated,” according to UB sports law expert Nellie Drew.


The arrival last week of the 250-foot tower crane at Main and High streets in downtown Buffalo marks a new milestone in constructing the future home of the University at Buffalo’s School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.


The renowned materials scientist will serve as the Erich Bloch Endowed Chair, a role that will boost advanced manufacturing and biotechnology in Western New York.