UB Photo Database

Check out UB’s online photo database for images of UB campuses and buildings; faculty, staff and students; and important campus events.

UB’s photo database contains more than 20,000 professional-quality photographs of UB-related subjects. Search here for the most up-to-date, UB brand-appropriate images for your marketing and communications initiatives. To ensure that your search is productive, review the “search tips” before beginning. Photos are downloadable at no cost but are only available to UB students, faculty and staff.

If you are interested in having a freelance photographer cover an upcoming event, feel free to contact University Communications for recommendations.

Model Release Form:

If you will be using any individual as the subject of a photo or video shoot, please make sure this person completes the model release form. It grants the university full usage of the photo or video assets in perpetuity.

UB Photography Restrictions

Photos within this database should be used only to promote or communicate official university programs, projects, units, schools, etc. If a company or organization is promoting a program or project that involves the university, they must first obtain permission from University Communications. If granted approval for the specific requested application, proper photo credit must be given to the photographer and the University at Buffalo. Outside entities are not permitted to use this photography to advance their own initiatives.