UB has put the following protocols in place to protect your safety during the COVID-19 pandemic.
For specific concerns please call (24 hours a day):
UB University Facilities Customer Services
While vaccinations are not mandated for employees, UB officials and infectious disease experts strongly urge all faculty and staff to get vaccinated and get boosted as soon as medically eligible. Vaccines and boosters are the most effective defense against the coronavirus. State employees who do not get vaccinated will be required to be tested for COVID-19 on a weekly basis.
Masks are optional on UB’s campuses in most settings:
Remember: There are many reasons that individuals may continue to wear a mask, including those who are:
Please be kind and respectful toward others in our UB community.
Faculty and academic support staff, see Guidance for faculty and academic support staff.
On August 2, 2021, the new SUNY Telecommuting Policy was distributed to the University at Buffalo for implementation at the campus level. The policy has been officially extended by the New York State Governor’s Office of Employee Relations (GOER) through June 30, 2022 (March 31, 2022 for PEF-represented employees).