Through UB 2020, the university is steadily gaining recognition as one of the nation’s most distinctive, and most relevant, research universities.
UB’s Communities of Excellence unite faculty and students across disciplines to address global challenges head on.
UB undergraduates interested in international and global issues can now earn an official academic credential and graduate as Global Scholars. | Read more
UB pledges to provide entering UB freshmen with the academic resources they need to graduate in four years. | Read more
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 more
UB’s revamped and highly customizable general education program promotes intellectual exploration to enrich students’ educational experiences.
For the second year in a row, UB hit an all-time high in the U.S. News & World Report rankings, coming in at No. 89 among the nation's best universities and No. 38 among the top publics.
UB’s largest campaign in history will elevate our students, attract world-class faculty and support life-changing research with the potential to transform our region and the globe.