UB Forward - 7/24/2020

basketball court in Alumni Arena on U-B North Campus.

Published July 24, 2020

News and Updates

For all the latest news and updates, consult UB's COVID-19 site.

  • 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.

Resources for Faculty and Staff

    • Returning to campus. Guidance for employees returning to campus safely is collected on this website. Individuals should contact their supervisor for specific guidance regarding their personal work situation.
    • Campus commitment. The “Together, we are UB” pledge is available as a downloadable PDF.

Resources for Students

    • Campus Living information. Amid changes to the available spaces in UB’s on-campus residences, housing assignments are being made on a rolling basis. Residents will be notified by email when their assignment has been completed.
    • Navigate. The customized app connects students with a wide range of academic resources at UB.

* This information is for archival purposes. Some links may be out of date.