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UB 2020

University at Buffalo's strategic plan

An illustrated map depicting UB's three campuses and their connectivity.
6/19/14

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.

6/2/15

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.
3/9/16

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.

NYSUNY 2020
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
‘Finish in 4’ helps students realize dream
5/13/16

More than 60 percent of the program’s first enrollees will graduate within four years — a rate far above the national average.

UB tapped as sustainability leader
4/29/16

UB was recognized as a campus leader by N.Y.'s REV clean-energy program for higher education.

Yearlong process led to brand strategy
4/12/16

Here is How UB developed its new identity and brand initiative.