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UB is ranked No. 5 among public universities in the Northeast, No. 48 among all colleges in the Northeast, and 110th nationally.


UB places 61st among U.S. public colleges for in-state students in Kiplinger's “Best College Values” and 59th by the Center for World University Rankings.


UB comes in at No. 31 among public universities and at No. 79 among national universities — both public and private institutions.


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.