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Making Connections through UB’s Directory

Published May 8, 2017

By Kenneth Kashif Thomas

On a campus of over 30,000 students, 6,000 employees and 2,500 faculty, finding the person you need could be like searching for a needle in a haystack.

Kenneth Kashif Thomas (UB Student, Class of 2017) is an Economics major with an interest in Journalism. He is the 2016-17 Senior Features Editor of the UB Spectrum student newspaper.

But with the UB Online Directory, all you need is a name.

No need to worry about what building or department they work in. Just visit You can search for students, faculty, staff and other UB associates using a variety of information, like full name, last name, email address, UBITName or phone number.

Stay Updated

Anyone, including students, can update their info on the LDAP to make themselves more accessible. That being said, students can choose not to have their information released on LDAP.