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UB 2020

University at Buffalo's strategic vision

UB 2020 is UB’s far-reaching vision for our continued growth as a world-class public research university.
Impactful Research

We take an interdisciplinary and innovative approach to research, focusing our faculty strength and integrating our research, education and engagement activities in response to the most challenging problems and questions of our time.

WHAT IS UB 2020?

The University at Buffalo’s mission as a leading 21st-century research university is dedicated to advancing the greater public good through our ideas, discoveries and innovations. | Learn more.


UB 2020 News
‘Major veterans health disparity’ poses challenges, opportunities

Cigarette smoking, heavy drinking, physical inactivity and poor diet remain key public health challenges for active duty personnel and veterans.

Media Advisory: Engineer to discuss building bridges in Africa

The discussion will include the efforts to UB students to build a bridge across a dangerous river in Kenya.

Feeling the Impact
“We are a great university. But great universities don’t stand still. Every day we must set our sights higher—for the sake of our students, our communities and the world around us.”
Satish K. Tripathi, President
University at Buffalo