At UB, we take pest control seriously, and have numerous preventative measures in place. If you do find bugs or other pests in your room or apartment, you can submit and monitor a maintenance request online. Emergency coverage is available after hours and on nights and weekends.
If there are insects or bugs in your room or apartment, you can request service in one of two ways:
In most cases, bugs in your room or apartment are not an emergency. Please submit a non-emergency maintenance request unless the bugs are threatening your health, there is a significant infestation, or there is some other emergency.
You can submit a maintenance request for any type of pests, including:
Please be as specific as possible with your request, and allow 24-48 hours for a response for non-emergencies. At UB we take the cleanliness of our residence halls and apartments seriously, and our goal is to provide a hygienic environment for all students. Please note that you may be charged if there is negligence on your part, including improper food disposal, unsanitary conditions and illegal pets.