Through UB 2020, the university is steadily gaining recognition as one of the nation’s most distinctive, and most relevant, research universities.
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’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 undergraduates interested in international and global issues can now earn an official academic credential and graduate as Global Scholars. | Read more
The university has launched an identity and brand strategy that will ensure UB's story is told in a consistent, compelling and authentic manner.
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.