Vibrant Graduate Life

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg motions to the audience to sit down as she stands on stage near the podium with UB president Tripathi and other UB staff.

At UB, we believe that a quality student experience goes beyond the classroom. With hundreds of ways to get in involved, the opportunities to make friends, find your passion or try something new, are endless.

Get Involved On Campus

  • UB Network for Enriched Academic Relationships (UB NEAR). UB NEAR is a transdisciplinary, online mentoring directory for students to find faculty mentors and allies beyond their substantive research areas. Learn more about UB NEAR.
  • Distinguished Speaker Series. For over 30 years, UB has hosted some of the most prestigious, world-renowned speakers, including the 44th President of the United states, Barack Obama. See who is coming to campus next.
  • Enjoy the arts. Meet other students while enjoying a wide range of high quality performing arts and events, hosted by the Center for the Arts.
  • Events for UB's international community. International Student Services (ISS) offers a wide array of events specifically for UB's international community. Take a look at some ISS opportunities.
  • Student clubs and organizations. UBLinked is UB's virtual clubs fair. You can learn about graduate student organizations, join a club, register for upcoming events and much more. Log in to UBLinked and get involved.

Stay Fit

Take Learning Beyond the Classroom