University at Buffalo's strategic vision
Through UB 2020, the university is steadily gaining recognition
as one of the nation’s most distinctive, and most relevant,
UB’s Communities of Excellence unite faculty and students
across disciplines to address global challenges head on.
UB pledges to provide entering UB freshmen with the academic
resources they need to graduate in four years. | Read more
UB surges in the Wall Street Journal/ Times Higher Education
College Rankings, coming in at 117th overall out of 1,000 schools,
24th among publics and 1st among NYS publics.
UB undergraduates interested in international and global issues
can now earn an official academic credential and graduate as Global
Scholars. | Read
Lab construction is almost done on UB’s new Jacobs School
of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences building in downtown Buffalo.
its progress here.
The university has launched an identity and brand strategy that
will ensure UB's story is told in a consistent, compelling and
UB’s revamped and highly customizable general education
program promotes intellectual exploration to enrich students’
Phase one of a university-wide UB 2020 project to build
community and improve student spaces is complete, starting with a
two-year renovation of Silverman Library.| Learn