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UB has earned a “top 50” rating among public universities for the third straight year, according to U.S. News and World Report.

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UB's quality and affordability have earned it a spot on Kiplinger’s Personal Finance’s 2016 list of “Best College Values.”


More than 60 percent of the program’s first enrollees will graduate within four years — a rate far above the national average.


The International Student Mentoring Program provides students with a local support system, as well as some lifelong memories.


SUNY has awarded UB $2.6 million to hire senior faculty to further research in biomedical engineering, energy and the environment.


UB biologists are serving as consultants on the ultimate middle school science project: growing potatoes in space.


UB ranks first on the EPA's list of the largest university users of zero-emissions electricity from renewable resources.


UB students are heading to NASA Langley to show off plans for a heat shield meant to protect spacecraft entering Mars.