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Selection Criteria

High achieving, first-year students are selected to participate in the Daniel Acker Scholars Program. Qualifying students must be:

  • New York State residents.
  • U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
  • Consideration is given to students who have been met with educational, social, and economic disadvantages.

The university’s Office of Admissions invites eligible students to express their interest in participating in the Daniel Acker Scholars Program. If selected, students earn a merit scholarship that is renewable for up to four years of full-time undergraduate study at UB.

Please visit the Office of Admissions website to learn more.