Published July 24, 2020
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UB Athletics Director Mark Alnutt responded to an announcement from Gov. Cuomo barring spectators from collegiate sporting events this fall under the guidelines set by the state’s current reopening status. In addition, the MAC announced that the start of the fall Olympic sports season is postponed to Sept. 3.
UB’s health and safety guideline regarding precautionary seven-day quarantines for new and returning students, faculty and staff has been clarified to align with SUNY protocol. It is highly recommended, not mandatory. The university guidelines will continue to be updated as needed in accordance with new recommendations from the state and CDC, and as new scientific findings emerge. Read the updated guideline and related FAQ.