We’re your rock.
Access to College Excellence (ACE) is a support services program designed to aid in students’ transition from high school to college and during their first two years of study at UB. Here, students receive academic and holistic support that helps them maximize their potential and succeed in college and beyond.
Through targeted academic resources and specialized support services, students have access to the excellence found throughout UB’s world-class academic environment.
As an ACE student, you have access to the kind of resources that will help you maximize your academic and personal growth during your freshman and sophomore years. Whether you’re working closely with your ACE advisor to make sure you’re meeting your goals or making the most of your experience through workshops and other activities, our services offer ongoing support and guidance that is critical to your success.
Visit the Academic Resource Center (ARC) for individual and small-group tutoring in all disciplines.
Your personal advisor will guide you through your first two years at UB, making sure that your studies align with your unique talent and goals. Working closely with your advisor, you’ll explore UB’s academic opportunities, receive guidance for course selection and registration, learn about ways to get involved on campus and get help with understanding how to navigate UB.
Additionally, ACE students have access to: