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Before You Arrive at UB

As a new student, get your account and computer ready before you come to campus. Please follow the steps below to ensure you’re prepared…it will save you time and trouble once you arrive!


Activate your unique account that you'll use to get connected to UB’s online services.

Check out UB’s online resources and learn your way around UB before you even arrive.

Your new email address awaits! Don’t miss official communications from UB.


Don’t buy it twice! Take advantage of UB-provided software like MS Office.

Find out what devices and accessories we recommend for life at UB.
UB has your back. Stay out of trouble using our tips and standards.
Set up your devices to connect auto-magically to encrypted Wi-Fi the moment you arrive at UB.