Top Hat

Web-based software tool used to take attendance, administer polls, games and quizzes and share notes - all by connecting to students' mobile devices or laptops.

Students are required to create a Top Hat account, purchase a Subscription to properly respond to Top Hat classroom interactive/polling questions.

Get Started

You can now use your UBit login credentials to access your Top Hat account! The instructions will vary slightly depending on whether or not you are brand new to Top Hat, or if you've previously created a Top Hat account at any point in the past.

If you are new to Top Hat....
Simply navigate to www.tophat.com using your computer (note: this must be done on a web browser, it cannot be done from a mobile app), click the SIGNUP button, and then identify that you want to create a student's account.

Select University at Buffalo SUNY from the drop-down menu that will appear and then click Login with your school account. You will then be directed to your university login page where you can log in with your UBit credentials.

If you have previously created a Top Hat account...
ate to www.tophat.com using your computer (note: this must be done on a web browser, it cannot be done from a mobile app), click the LOGIN button.

Select University at Buffalo SUNY from the drop-down menu that will appear and then click Login with school account

See University at Buffalo Single Sing On Account setup document below for step-by-step directions.

User Support

Should you require further assistance with Top Hat, our Support Team is here to help! You can contact us directly by way of email (support@tophat.com), the in app support button, the Contact Support button on this page, or calling us at 1-888-663-5491.

Email: support@tophat.com

Phone: 1-888-663-5491 x 1

Hours: 9AM – 9PM EST, Monday to Friday