The University at Buffalo, New York State’s flagship, is consistently recognized as one of the world's most exceptional, most affordable universities, making it a top choice for students and faculty around the globe.
As a top 35 public research university - and No. 1 in New York State - UB is a place where you'll make a real difference. Here, you can follow your passion, apply your knowledge and collaborate with other top minds to tackle the world's most complex challenges.
Join one of our 400+ clubs. Go to a Division I basketball game. Kayak across our on-campus lake. There's always something to do at UB, and new friends to do it with. Share your True Blue pride with us every day, and wear your blue on Fridays!
UB, a top 40 public university and SUNY flagship institution, is a destination for extraordinary people, and our students are exceptionally talented. If this sounds like where you want to be, start your application today!
In a city as diverse as Buffalo, you can always find something fun to do, whether it’s taking a leisurely walk in one of our glorious Olmsted-designed parks or taking in a thought-provoking work of art at one of dozens of galleries.
From quaint pubs and cozy corner coffeehouses to stylish dance clubs and eclectic live-music joints, you’re sure to find a scene in one of several distinct districts that suits your style and your budget.
Hiking, skiing, water sports and more: The area’s outdoor scene offers an array of opportunities to be active year-round. We’ve got top-rated golf courses, not to mention Lake Erie and the Niagara River.