Current Student Resources

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The links below will guide you to essential information and assist you in navigating graduate student life at UB.

Newly admitted graduate students will find helpful information on our Next Steps for New Students page. You are encouraged to contact your academic department for details regarding welcome and orientation activities for your academic program.

Safety & Emergency Academic Support Health & Wellness Personal Support

Physical Health and Wellness

Mental Health and Wellness

If you are feeling overwhelmed and require immediate attention you can contact the following for 24-hour support:

  • The Crisis Hotline of Buffalo and Erie County is available by phone at 716-834-3131.
  • The Crisis Text Line is free and the number will not appear on a phone bill. Text: “GOT5” to 741-741.
  • The National Grad Crisis Line is available via phone and Skype at 1-877-472-3457.

If you would like to report a non-emergency fellow student who may be distressed, or whose behavior is concerning to you because it is disruptive or disturbing, please visit the Students in Distress page on the Student Life Gateway.