Our Goal is $1 Billion

Bold Means a Billion

At UB, we’ve proven we can do anything when we come together. Our students have boundless ambition. Our faculty have unstoppable drive. And we’re fueling the future with discovery and innovation. Your generosity has emboldened our dreams and honed our vision: the Boldly Buffalo campaign is on an unprecedented course to raise one billion dollars. And with your continued bold support, we’ll make history together.

What does it mean to be bold?

We Are Boldly BuffaloPlanting the Seeds of Love

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Search for the causes that drive our bold vision and fuel the future of our students, faculty, and the world.

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Fuel the future

We have already made great progress. Now, we are asking you—our alumni, our friends and our community—to show the world what UB means to you.

Your investment in UB will make a difference, whether you support a scholarship for one UB student, endow a professor who will inspire thousands, or fund a cancer cure that saves the lives of millions. This is our bold promise to you.

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Big Problems Need Bold Ideas

Boldly Buffalo: The Campaign for the University at Buffalo is the largest, most ambitious fundraising campaign in university history—a campaign that will transform UB in nearly every way imaginable. While we are immensely proud of what we have accomplished, we cannot—and will not—stand still. Learn how we’re addressing critical problems across society. Learn more about bold ideas at UB

  • Protecting Our Planet
    We all know about climate change and its effects on our planet. UB’s new Department of Environment and Sustainability was created to find solutions, and together with other disciplines, they’re leading the charge for a more sustainable and safer planet.
  • Future Leaders
    We turn potential into reality. UB students arrive full of promise and determination. They crack glass ceilings, find solutions to difficult problems, and lead a bright future, thanks to your support.
  • Supporting Social Justice
    What does justice mean in today’s society? How do we ensure that diversity and inclusion are at the forefront of decision-making? At UB, we strive to address essential questions, instill core values in our students, and create more just communities here in Buffalo—and beyond.
  • Arts and Culture
    Art’s never been just about art. It’s about telling stories and capturing moments. Using creativity to break down barriers. There’s an urban renaissance happening in Western New York, and the University at Buffalo is driving the charge.